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Welcome to Roblin ...

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Roblin, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated May 1, 1912.

Going back to its beginning, The town of Roblin was originally named Goose Lake. For more information about the names of Roblin, see The Names of Roblin on our Genealogy Page.

Roblin is 1,680 feet [512 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Roblin lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC), CDT- Heure Avancée du Centre (HAC).

Note: If you travel west from Roblin (for example, toward Calder (SK)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Central Standard Time Zone (CST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

The area code for Roblin: (204)

The Canadian Postal Code for Roblin: R0L<2>

Websites for Roblin ...

Official Website: www.roblinmanitoba.com/

Communities Also Named Roblin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Roblin - it's located in Ontario.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Roblin.

Communities near Roblin ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Roblin.

  • Valley River 63A
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley River 63A
    • Valley River 63A lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Roblin
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley River 63A came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley River 63A
  • Calder
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calder
    • Calder lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Roblin
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calder
  • Togo
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Togo
    • Togo lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Roblin
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Togo
  • MacNutt
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for MacNutt
    • MacNutt lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Roblin
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on MacNutt
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shevlin
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shevlin
      • Shevlin lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Roblin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shevlin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shevlin
    • Tummel
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tummel
      • Tummel lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Roblin
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tummel
    • Deepdale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deepdale
      • Deepdale lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Roblin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deepdale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deepdale
    • Bield
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bield
      • Bield lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Roblin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bield came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bield
    • Makaroff
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Makaroff
      • Makaroff lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Roblin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Makaroff came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Makaroff
    • Merridale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Merridale
      • Merridale lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Roblin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merridale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merridale

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roblin ...

Looking for more information about Roblin? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Roblin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Roblin.

Adding Roblin to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Roblin was on a map titled Road Map for Manitoba and Saskatchewan (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Roblin on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Roblin: www.roblinmanitoba.com/

The official website for Province of Manitoba: https://www.gov.mb.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Roblin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Roblin). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Roblin or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Roblin) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Roblin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RoblinOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roblin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.2283, Longitude: -101.3522    
<4>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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