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Welcome to Grand Falls ...

Time Zone: Grand Falls lies in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).

Note: If you travel west from Grand Falls (for example, toward Cyr Plantation (ME)), you will soon leave Atlantic Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Grand Falls is within the boundaries of the (506) area code.

Websites for Grand Falls ...

Official Website: www.grandfalls.com/

Communities Also Named Grand Falls ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Grand Falls - they are located in Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador.

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

Communities near Grand Falls ...

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

  • Caribou [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caribou
    • Caribou [Aroostook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Grand Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,622 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caribou have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caribou
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caribou<3>
  • Fort Fairfield [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Fairfield
    • Fort Fairfield [Aroostook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the south of Grand Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,278 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Fairfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Fairfield<3>
  • Limestone [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Limestone
    • Limestone [Aroostook County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Grand Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,164 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Limestone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Limestone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Limestone<3>
  • Van Buren [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Van Buren
    • Van Buren [Aroostook County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Grand Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,983 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Van Buren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Van Buren
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Van Buren<3>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Leonard Parish
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Leonard Parish
      • Saint Leonard Parish lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Grand Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Leonard Parish came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Leonard Parish
    • Saint Leonard
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Leonard
      • Saint Leonard lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Grand Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Leonard came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Leonard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Leonard<3>
    • Plaster Rock
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plaster Rock
      • Plaster Rock lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Grand Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plaster Rock came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plaster Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plaster Rock<3>
    • Sainte Anne de Madawaska
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sainte Anne de Madawaska
      • Sainte Anne de Madawaska lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Grand Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sainte Anne de Madawaska came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sainte Anne de Madawaska
    • New Sweden [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Sweden
      • New Sweden [Aroostook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Grand Falls
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 563 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Sweden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Sweden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Sweden<3>
    • Aroostook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aroostook
      • Aroostook lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the south of Grand Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aroostook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aroostook

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Grand Falls. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Grand Falls.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Grand Falls. See our Newspapers Page for Grand Falls.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grand Falls ...

Looking for more information about Grand Falls? 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 Grand Falls, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Grand Falls.

Adding Grand Falls 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 Grand Falls was on a map titled Map of Maritime Provinces of Canada (from Rand McNally, 1897).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Brunswick

About New Brunswick

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Grand Falls: www.grandfalls.com/

The official website for Province of New Brunswick: https://www.gnb.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Grand Falls) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Grand Falls. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grand FallsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grand Falls. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0525, Longitude: -67.7350    
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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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