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Welcome to Port Hood ...

A typical abbreviation for Port Hood: Prt. Hood

Port Hood is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Port Hood 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).

Port Hood lies within the (902) area code.

Communities near Port Hood ...

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

  • Inverness
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inverness
    • Inverness lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the northeast of Port Hood
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverness
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Inverness<4>
  • Henry Island
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henry Island
    • Henry Island lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Port Hood
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henry Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henry Island
  • Glencoe Station
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glencoe Station
    • Glencoe Station lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Port Hood
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glencoe Station came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glencoe Station
  • Hawthorne
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawthorne
    • Hawthorne lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Port Hood
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawthorne came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawthorne
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Little Judique Ponds
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Judique Ponds
      • Little Judique Ponds lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Port Hood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Judique Ponds
    • Mabou Harbour Mouth
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mabou Harbour Mouth
      • Mabou Harbour Mouth lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Port Hood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mabou Harbour Mouth
    • River Centre
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for River Centre
      • River Centre lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Port Hood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for River Centre came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on River Centre
    • Alpine Ridge
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alpine Ridge
      • Alpine Ridge lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Port Hood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alpine Ridge came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpine Ridge
    • Little Judique
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Judique
      • Little Judique lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Port Hood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Judique
    • Mabou Harbour
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mabou Harbour
      • Mabou Harbour lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Port Hood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mabou Harbour

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Hood ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Hood - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Port Hood) 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 Port Hood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port Hood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Hood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.0333, Longitude: -61.5333    
<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.
<4>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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