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Welcome to Mount Forest ...

A typical abbreviation for Mount Forest: Mt. Forest

Mount Forest is 1,370 feet [418 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Mount Forest 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 Mount Forest: (519) & (226)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Mount Forest: N0G<3>

Websites for Mount Forest ...

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Communities Also Named Mount Forest ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Mount Forest - they are located in Illinois and Michigan.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mount Forest.

Communities near Mount Forest ...

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

  • Minto
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    • Minto lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Mount Forest.
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  • Hanover
  • Palmerston
  • Harriston
  • Clifford
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    • Clifford lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Mount Forest.
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  • Clare
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    • Clare lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Mount Forest.
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  • Farewell
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    • Farewell lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Mount Forest.
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  • Robbtown
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    • Robbtown lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Mount Forest.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robbtown came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
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  • Holstein
  • Riverstown
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    • Riverstown lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Mount Forest.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Forest ...

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

The official website for Mount Forest:

The official website for Province of Ontario:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Forest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (226) is an overlay for area code (519).
<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)'. In the case of Mount Forest, we provide only the FSA and not the 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 Mount Forest). 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 Mount Forest or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Forest) 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 Mount Forest. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount ForestOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Forest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9818, Longitude: -80.7356    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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