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Welcome to Hurdville ...

Although we found mention of Hurdville during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Hurdville 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 Hurdville to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Hurdville, please Contact Us.


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Hurdville 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 Hurdville would be found within the (705) and (249)<2> area codes.

Communities near Hurdville ...

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

  • Parry Sound
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
  • Parry Island First Nation
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parry Island First Nation came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parry Island First Nation
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Parry Island First Nation
  • Broadbent
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broadbent came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broadbent
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Broadbent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broadbent <3>
  • McKellar
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McKellar came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKellar
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on McKellar
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKellar <3>
  • Waubamik
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
  • Badgers Corners
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
  • Haines Lake
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haines Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haines Lake
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Haines Lake
  • Inholmes
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inholmes came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inholmes
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Inholmes
  • Orrville
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orrville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orrville
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Orrville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orrville <3>
  • Fairholme
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairholme came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairholme
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Fairholme

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hurdville ...

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

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

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 Hurdville and then turned east". While Hurdville could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Hurdville 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 Hurdville 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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If we 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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