Savant Lake

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Savant Lake
Savant Lake is located in Ontario
Savant Lake
Savant Lake
Location of Savant Lake in Ontario
Coordinates: 50°14′19″N 90°42′31″W / 50.23861°N 90.70861°W / 50.23861; -90.70861[1]
Country Flag of Canada.svg Canada
Province Flag of Ontario.svg Ontario
Region Northwestern Ontario
District Thunder Bay
Government
 • Type local services board
 • MP Greg Rickford (Kenora, CPC)
 • MPP Howard Hampton (Kenora—Rainy River, NDP)
Elevation 430 m (1,410 ft)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal Code P0V 2S0
Area code(s) 807

Savant Lake is an unincorporated place and community in Unorganized Thunder Bay District in northwestern Ontario, Canada.[1]

Transportation[edit]

Savant Lake is on Ontario Highway 599, roughly halfway between Ignace and Pickle Lake. The community is also connected to Sioux Lookout via Ontario Highway 516, and is the proposed northern terminus of an extension of Ontario Highway 811, if the extension is ever built.

Savant Lake is on the Canadian National Railway transcontinental main line,[2] between Fowler to the west and Staunton to the east. Savant Lake railway station is on the line and is served by Via Rail transcontinental Canadian trains.

Savant Lake (Sturgeon Lake) Water Aerodrome is located 3.5 nautical miles (6.5 km) southeast of the community.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Savant Lake". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2011-08-13. 
  2. ^ Ministry of Transportation of Ontario (2010-01-01) (PDF). Map 13 (Map). 1 : 1,600,000. Official road map of Ontario. http://www.mto.gov.on.ca/english/traveller/map/images/pdf/northont/sheets/Map13.pdf. Retrieved 2011-08-13.