Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana

Grandmothers Bay

Located in north central Saskatchewan about 40 miles northeast of La Ronge, the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Grandmother Bay has a population of 5,824 according to the 2011 census. However, Grandmothers Bay is considered a part of Lac La Ronge. The real population of Grandmothers Bay is much lower. The community has 1,160 housing units and an average household size of 5.0 persons per housing unit. Around 3,695 continue to speak Anishinabe at Grandmothers Bay. In Anishinabe, Grandmothers Bay would be pronounced as No-ko-mis Wi-kwed. The village is located adjacent to Otter Lake. Missinipe is three miles to the southwest. Below is a link to a picture of the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Grandmothers Bay.

Photo of Grandmothers Bay

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