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Prairie River, Saskatchewan

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Welcome to Prairie River ...

A typical abbreviation for Prairie River: Prairie Riv.

Prairie River is 1,510 feet [460 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Prairie River 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).

Note: If you leave Prairie River and travel east, you will leave Central Standard Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

Telephone area codes for Prairie River: (306) & (639)<2>

Communities near Prairie River ...

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

  • Mistatim
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    • Mistatim lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Prairie River
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  • Carragana
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    • Carragana lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the south of Prairie River
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  • Porcupine Plain
  • Weekes
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    • Weekes lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the south of Prairie River
    • 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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    • Clemenceau
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      • Clemenceau lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the southeast of Prairie River
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    • Chelan
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      • Chelan lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Prairie River
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    • Hudson Bay
    • Ruby Beach
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      • Ruby Beach lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<3> to the east of Prairie River
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    • Bjorkdale
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      • Bjorkdale lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the west of Prairie River
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    • Reserve
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      • Reserve lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Prairie River
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Prairie River ...

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

Adding Prairie River 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 Prairie River 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 Prairie River on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Prairie River - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (639) is an overlay for area code (306).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Prairie River) 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 Prairie River. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Prairie RiverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Prairie River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.8667, Longitude: -102.9833    
<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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