Based 221 northeast from Saskatoon, the RM of Caron No. 162 is home to a population of 576 and a population density of 1/km². Within the RM lies the village of Caronport, the hamlet of Caron, and the localities of Abound, Archydal, and Grayburn. This area of Saskatchewan is home to some endangered species, including the burrowing owl, the smooth arid goosefoot, and the long-billed curlew. The RM also features the Besant Park Campground and Recreation Area Attractions.