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Welcome to Grand Etang ...

Grand Etang is located on the northwest coast of Cape Breton (on the Gulf of Saint Lawrence).

Time Zone: Grand Etang 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).

Grand Etang is within the boundaries of the (902) area code.

Adding Grand Etang 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.

That's the case with Grand Etang: The earliest map where we found it was on a Map of Maritime Provinces of Canada (1897).

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

Communities Also Named Grand Etang ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Grand Etang - they are located in Nova Scotia and Quebec.

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

Communities near Grand Etang ...

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

  • Cheticamp
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cheticamp
    • Cheticamp lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Grand Etang
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheticamp came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheticamp
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cheticamp<3>
  • La Pointe
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Pointe
    • La Pointe lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Grand Etang
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Pointe came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Pointe
  • Terre Noire
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terre Noire
    • Terre Noire lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Grand Etang
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terre Noire came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terre Noire
  • Belle Marche
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belle Marche
    • Belle Marche lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Grand Etang
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle Marche came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belle Marche
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cheticamp Island
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cheticamp Island
      • Cheticamp Island lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Grand Etang
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheticamp Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheticamp Island
    • Belle Cote
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belle Cote
      • Belle Cote lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Grand Etang
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle Cote came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belle Cote
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belle Cote<3>
    • La Prairie
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Prairie
      • La Prairie lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Grand Etang
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Prairie came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Prairie
    • Petit Etang
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petit Etang
      • Petit Etang lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Grand Etang
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petit Etang came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petit Etang
    • Margaree Harbour
    • Big Intervale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Intervale
      • Big Intervale lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Grand Etang
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Intervale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<2>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Intervale

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grand Etang ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of Nova Scotia: https://novascotia.ca

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grand Etang. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5485, Longitude: -61.0461    
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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