Canadian, Texas – A Filming location for movie Cast Away

Castaway filming in CanadianCanadian, Texas – Here’s a little city in Texas (and I mean really little – it’s just 1.3 sq mi !)  called Canadian.  According to Wikipedia Canadian (pop 2649)  was named for the Canadian River, a tributary of the nearby Arkansas River, and it’s sometimes called the “Oasis of the Texas Panhandle.” Its most curious claim to fame is that part of the Tom Hanks movie Cast Away was filmed here. Read more…

Have you been to Canadian? Did you hear any stories about the filming of Cast Away? Please share…



North 2nd Street, Canadian, TX 79014, USA


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