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Gowganda

Phone : (705) 624-2311
Your Host(s) : Lakeview Motel & Restaurant

Gowganda, ON (Nearby: Matachewan, Elk Lake, Shining Tree, Sesekinika, Kenabeek)

Highway # 560,
Gowganda, Ontario
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Ontario Tourism Region : Northeastern Ontario

Description From Owner:
  • Pop. 103. In Nicol T., Timiskaming Dist. on the E side of Gowganda L. and on Hwy 560, 87 km. W of New Liskeard. The place was known to lumbermen, but discovery of a major silver deposit put it on the map in 1907.
  • Within three years seven mines were in operation and the population had reached 5,000.
  • A fire destroyed most of the community in 1911 and many residents also left for a gold boom in Kirkland Lake. The last mine closed in 1972. The name derives from a First Nations Peoples word for 'place of the porcupine.'


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terry b on 16-Jul-09
Gowganda is the most beautiful place in the world !

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  • Burk Lake, 3km
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  • Everett Lake, 4km
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  • Edith Lake, 4km
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  • Leroy Lake, 4km
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  • Stella Lake, 6km
  • Jacobs Lake, 4km
  • Molly Lake, 6km
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  • Mire Lake, 6km
  • Flatstone Lake, 5km
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  • Sigs Lake, 6km
  • Obushkong Lake, 7km
  • Davidson Lake, 7km
  • Myrtle Lake, 6km
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  • Shanty Lake, 8km
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  • Gould Lake, 7km
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  • Otter Lake, 7km
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  • Paw Lake, 7km
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  • Bulsch Lake, 9km
  • Long Lake, 8km
  • Brennan Lake, 9km
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  • Gorman Lake, 7km
  • Brett Lake, 8km
  • Foot Lake, 9km
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