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The location of Attawapiskat









Welcome to Attawapiskat (aka 'Attawapiskat') ...

Attawapiskat is located in northern Ontario (on James Bay, south end of Hudson Bay).

Attawapiskat is near sea level<1>.

Time Zone: Attawapiskat lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

Telephone area codes for Attawapiskat: (705) & (249)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Attawapiskat: P0L<3>

Communities near Attawapiskat ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   DirDistance
Kapiskau   [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

Websites for Attawapiskat ...

Official Website:   www.attawapiskat.org/
 
Also of Interest:   Nishnawbe Aski Nation (www.nan.on.ca/)

TripAdvisor Tourism Page for Attawapiskat ...

Looking for more information about Attawapiskat? 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.

You can learn more by visiting the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attawapiskat.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Attawapiskat: www.attawapiskat.org/

The official website for Province of Ontario: https://www.ontario.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Attawapiskat - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (249) is an overlay for area code (705).

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<3>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Attawapiskat). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Attawapiskat or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<4>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- Attawapiskat) 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 Attawapiskat. 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 Attawapiskat

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Attawapiskat. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.9249, Longitude: -82.4254     [Map].

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