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Shoal Point, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Welcome to Shoal Point ...

Shoal Point is located on the Avalon Peninsula of southeast Newfoundland (at Trepassey Bay).

A typical abbreviation for Shoal Point: Shoal Pt.

Time Zone: Shoal Point lies in the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: NST- Heure Normale de Terre-Neuve (HNT), NDT- Heure Avancée de Terre-Neuve (HAT).

The telephone area code for Shoal Point: (709)

Communities near Shoal Point ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Shoal Point and not the distance if you drove.<1>.

Community   2006<2>
Biscay Bay   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Gaskiers - Point La Haye   [Map]   302   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Path End   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Point La Haye - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Portugal Cove South   [Map]   222   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Riverhead   [Map]   220   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Shoal Point.

Communities Also Named Shoal Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Shoal Point - they are located in Newfoundland and Labrador and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Shoal Point. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Shoal Point:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shoal Point ...

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

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Shoal Point, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Shoal Point.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Shoal Point. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shoal Point. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador: www.gov.nl.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Shoal Point. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shoal Point) 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 Shoal Point. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Shoal Point

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shoal Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7667, Longitude: -53.3667     [Map].

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<2>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Shoal Point were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Shoal Point.