Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana

Little Saskatchewan

Located in south central Manitoba, between Lakes Manitoba and Winnipeg, the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Little Saskatchewan has a population of 647 according to the 2011 census. The community has 110 housing units and an average household size of 5.9 persons per housing unit. Around 185 continue to speak Anishinabe at Little Saskatchewan. In Anishinabe, Little Saskatchewan would be pronounced as Ses Saskatchewan. Pinaymootang is 5.5 miles to the southwest and Lake St. Martin is 5.0 to the northeast. All three settlements are located near Lake St. Martin's shores. Dauphin River is 27 miles to the northeast. Peguis is 49 miles to the southeast. Skownan is 45 miles to the northwest. And the settlement of Lake Manitoba or Dog Creek, is 48 miles to the south. Below is a link to a picture of the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Little Saskatchewan.

Photo of Little Saskatchewan

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