Ahtahkakoop First Nation of Saskatchewan
These Saulteaux Ojibway People are going down a wrong road. They are probably from Pelican Lake Ojibway's or Witchekan Lake Ojibway's, as are Big River, Mistawasis and Muskeg Lake. Their on-Reserve population is 1,472 according to 2016's census. They have 424 dwellings with 386 lived in. Average household size is 3.8 persons per household. Around 290 speak corrupted Ojibway Language which Lewis and Clark called Cree Language. Cree People are too cowardly to follow prophecy. They are so cowardly, they use Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation to avoid prophecy. In 1876, chief Big Bear along with chief Rocky Boy and chief Sitting Bull, fled their native Montana for Alberta's and Saskatchewan's Cypress Hills. Canadian negotiators were sent to Fort Carlton to negotiate a treaty with chief Big Bear about a Reserve. That treaty is Treaty 6. Chief Big Bear was in fear of being executed for his part in 1876's War in Montana. He signed Treaty 6 in either 1876 or 1877 and agree to lead 1,000's of his Montana Ojibway's 100's of miles north to near Fort Pitt. He possibly did that in 1877. He told Canadian negotiators he had to return to his people at Cypress Hills and would bring them north to sign treaty. His Ojibway subjects found many locations to settle at. One is Ahtahkakoop First Nation which is within Big Bear Reserve. He did not cede his Reservation. They have no proof he ceded Reservation. They only go so far as writing that chief Big Bear wanted a large Reserve which included many districts. Ahtahkakoop First Nation is one of many locations chief Big Bear's Montana Ojibway's settled at. His Reservation extended from east of Ahtahkakoop, to a location west of Saddle Lake Reserve in Alberta. Chief Big Bears Reservation is north of North Saskatchewan River or as they agreed to, North Saskatchewan River was his Reservations southern boundary. We have been told by prophecy to find evidence along a trail. That's what we are doing.