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Welcome to Porcupine Plain ...

A typical abbreviation for Porcupine Plain: Porcupine Pln.

The town of Porcupine Plain is 1,690 feet [515 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Porcupine Plain lies in the Central Standard Time Zone (CST) and does not observe daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC).

Area codes for Porcupine Plain: (306) and (639)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Porcupine Plain: S0E<3>

Communities near Porcupine Plain ...

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

  • Bjorkdale
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    • Bjorkdale lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Porcupine Plain
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  • Mistatim
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    • Mistatim lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Porcupine Plain
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  • Chelan
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    • Chelan lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Porcupine Plain
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  • Weekes
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    • Weekes lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Porcupine Plain
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weekes came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Barrier Ford
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      • Barrier Ford lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Porcupine Plain
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    • Carragana
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      • Carragana lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Porcupine Plain
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    • Marean Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marean Lake
      • Marean Lake lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Porcupine Plain
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    • Nobleville
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      • Nobleville lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Porcupine Plain
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    • Prairie River
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      • Prairie River lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Porcupine Plain
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prairie River<6>
    • Crooked River
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crooked River
      • Crooked River lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Porcupine Plain
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Porcupine Plain ...

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

Adding Porcupine Plain 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.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Porcupine Plain was on a map titled Road Map for Manitoba and Saskatchewan (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Porcupine Plain. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Porcupine Plain - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (639) is an overlay for area code (306).
<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 Porcupine Plain). 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 Porcupine Plain 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 '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- Porcupine Plain) 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 Porcupine Plain. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Porcupine PlainOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Porcupine Plain. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.5990, Longitude: -103.2542    
<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.
<6>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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