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Welcome to Chemong Heights ...

Although we found mention of Chemong Heights during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Chemong Heights was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Chemong Heights to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Chemong Heights, please Contact Us.

A typical abbreviation for Chemong Heights: Chemong Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Chemong Heights might be (or was) located is 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).

We believe that Chemong Heights would be found within the (705) and (249)<2> area codes.

Communities near Chemong Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chemong Heights.

  • Peterborough
  • Kawartha Lakes
  • Curve Lake
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    • Curve Lake lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Chemong Heights.
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  • Terra View Heights
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    • Terra View Heights lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Chemong Heights.
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  • Young's Cove
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    • Young's Cove lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Chemong Heights.
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  • Flood's Landing
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    • Flood's Landing lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Chemong Heights.
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  • Fowlers Corners
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    • Fowlers Corners lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Chemong Heights.
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  • Lakefield
  • Selwyn
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    • Selwyn lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Chemong Heights.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selwyn came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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  • Auburn Mills
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    • Auburn Mills lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Chemong Heights.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn Mills came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chemong Heights ...

Looking for more information about Chemong Heights? 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 Chemong Heights, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Chemong Heights.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Chemong Heights and then turned west". While Chemong Heights could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Chemong Heights as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Chemong Heights could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<2>Area code (249) is an overlay for area code (705).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chemong Heights) 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 Chemong Heights. 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 Chemong HeightsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chemong Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3953, Longitude: -78.3761    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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