Gowganda

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Gowganda
Dispersed Rural Community
Lookout Point Lodge, seen from Gowganda Lake at Gowganda
Lookout Point Lodge, seen from Gowganda Lake at Gowganda
Gowganda is located in Ontario
Gowganda
Gowganda
Location in Ontario
Coordinates: 47°38′57″N 80°46′13″W / 47.64917°N 80.77028°W / 47.64917; -80.77028Coordinates: 47°38′57″N 80°46′13″W / 47.64917°N 80.77028°W / 47.64917; -80.77028[1]
Country Canada
Province Ontario
District Timiskaming
Geographic township Nicol
Elevation[2] 356 m (1,168 ft)
Time zone Eastern Time Zone (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern Time Zone (UTC-4)
Postal Code P0J 1J0
Area code(s) 705, 249

Gowganda is a Dispersed Rural Community and unincorporated place in geographic Nicol Township,[3] Timiskaming District, in northeastern Ontario, Canada.[1] It is at the outlet of the Montreal River from Lake Gowganda, and is on Ontario Highway 560.

post office in Gowganda, 1910

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Gowganda". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2016-12-22. 
  2. ^ Elevation taken at geographic coordinates from Google Maps. Accessed 2016-12-22.
  3. ^ "Nicol" (PDF). Geology Ontario - Historic Claim Maps. Ontario Ministry of Northern Development, Mines and Forestry. Retrieved 2016-12-22. 

External links[edit]

  • Gowganda profile at the James Bay Frontier Travel Association
  • North Ontario Fishing Maps Angler's Atlas map download