Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana
East Grand Rapids
Located along the northwestern Shores of huge Lake Winnipeg, is the large Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of East Grand Rapids. It is also known as Misipawistik. It is located just east of the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Grand Rapids. The Saskatchewan River is between the two settlements. The population of East Grand Rapids is 1,010 according to the 2011 census. There are 170 housing units in the settlement which gives East Grand Rapids an average household size of 5.9 persons per housing unit. Most of the housing units are located along River Road, with the remaining housing units located along Beardy Point Road. East Grand Rapids is 2.5 miles from north to south. Around 185 continue to speak Anishinabe at East Grand Rapids. In Anishinabe, East Grand Rapids would be pronounced as Wa-bun Kit-chay Ba-wi-tig. Below are several links to pictures of the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of East Grand Rapids.