Outdoors

The 15 strangest town names in North America

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Happy Adventure, Newfoundland and Labrador

The origin of this whimsical Canadian town name has been a topic of debate for quite some time, apparently. Some say that it came about due to the cheerful settlers who first lived there, while others claim that the name is after a ship that belonged to the pirate Peter Easton. We’re fond of pirates, so we’re going with that one.

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