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Welcome to Port Hawkesbury ...

The coastal town of Port Hawkesbury is located on the south coast of Cape Breton (on the Strait of Canso).

A typical abbreviation for Port Hawkesbury: Prt. Hawkesbury

Port Hawkesbury is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Port Hawkesbury 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).

The area code for Port Hawkesbury: (902)

Websites for Port Hawkesbury ...

Official Website: www.townofporthawkesbury.ca/

Communities near Port Hawkesbury ...

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

  • Macintyre Lake
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macintyre Lake
    • Macintyre Lake lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Port Hawkesbury
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macintyre Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macintyre Lake
  • Aulds Cove
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aulds Cove
    • Aulds Cove lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of Port Hawkesbury
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aulds Cove
  • Crandall Road
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crandall Road
    • Crandall Road lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Port Hawkesbury
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crandall Road came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crandall Road
  • Evanston
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evanston
    • Evanston lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of Port Hawkesbury
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evanston came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evanston
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lexington
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lexington
      • Lexington lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Port Hawkesbury
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lexington came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lexington
    • Mackdale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mackdale
      • Mackdale lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Port Hawkesbury
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mackdale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mackdale
    • Askilton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Askilton
      • Askilton lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Port Hawkesbury
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Askilton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Askilton
    • Grantville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grantville
      • Grantville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Port Hawkesbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantville
    • Hureauville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hureauville
      • Hureauville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Port Hawkesbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hureauville
    • Walkerville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkerville
      • Walkerville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Port Hawkesbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkerville

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Hawkesbury ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Nova Scotia

About Nova Scotia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Port Hawkesbury: www.townofporthawkesbury.ca/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Hawkesbury - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Port Hawkesbury) 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 Port Hawkesbury. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port Hawkesbury

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Hawkesbury. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6000, Longitude: -61.3500    
<3>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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