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Welcome to Salmon River ...

Salmon River is located on the southwest coast of Nova Scotia.

A typical abbreviation for Salmon River: Salmon Riv.

Salmon River is near sea level<1>.

Time Zone: Salmon River 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).

Salmon River is located in the (902) area code.

Adding Salmon River 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 Salmon River: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of the Maritime Provinces of Canada (1897).

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

Communities Also Named Salmon River ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Salmon River - they are located in New Brunswick, New York (2) and Nova Scotia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Salmon River.

Communities near Salmon River ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Salmon River.

  • Yarmouth
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yarmouth
    • Yarmouth lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the south of Salmon River
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yarmouth came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yarmouth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yarmouth<4>
  • Woodstock
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodstock
    • Woodstock lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Salmon River
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodstock came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
  • Ireton
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ireton
    • Ireton lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Salmon River
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ireton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ireton
  • Port Maitland
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Maitland
    • Port Maitland lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Salmon River
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Maitland came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Maitland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Maitland<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Alphonse
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Alphonse
      • Saint Alphonse lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Salmon River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Alphonse came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Alphonse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Alphonse<4>
    • Bear Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Cove
      • Bear Cove lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Salmon River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bear Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Cove
    • Darlings Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Darlings Lake
      • Darlings Lake lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Salmon River
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darlings Lake
    • Hectanooga
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hectanooga
      • Hectanooga lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Salmon River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hectanooga came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hectanooga
    • Norwood
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwood
      • Norwood lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Salmon River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood
    • Short Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Short Beach
      • Short Beach lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Salmon River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Short Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Short Beach

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Salmon River ...

Looking for more information about Salmon River? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Salmon River. 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 Salmon River - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Salmon River) 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 Salmon River. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Salmon River

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Salmon River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0500, Longitude: -66.1667    
<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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