Some more links and info that the webmaster (Hardy) finds useful.
Complete 5-1-1 listing for all of North America -- 5-1-1 is a highway and road information report number -- unfortunately, if you are not in the area that you want info on, you need the real 10-digit phone number -- and here they are!!
Vonage V-access numbers -- useful for calling USA-specific toll-free (800, 888, 877, 866, 855) numbers that usually pop up as NOT AVAILABLE in your region... Simply find a V-access number local to you, call it and follow the prompts. No guarantee it will work for all tollfree numbers!
Fongo (formerly FreePhoneLine, and now also branded as DellVoice) - a good Canadian VOIP provider offering free calls to major cities across Canada, as well as a real working DID number! I use this as my home phone, FREE!
CNAC - Canadian Numbering Administration - Database of Canadian NPA-NXXs by area, provider and other info. Find out where a phone number goes to, and who the telecom provider is.
Local Calling Guide - even more telecom information for both Canada and the USA. See which ratecentres are local to each other and other info.
British Columbia Vonage V-access numbers:
Fort St John 250.663.8771
New West 604.357.7368
Newton (Sry) 604.595.3071
Port Coquitlam 778.284.1293
Port Moody 778.272.8270
Prince George 250.277.1580
Whalley (Sry) 604.495.5944
White Rock 778.292.7499