Peter  Ballantyne Cree Nation: The Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation people have occupied lands in Northeast Saskatchewan since time immemorial. The roots in the area run long and deep.

Community Profile

Southend Web Site:

Cree name
The name in Cree is "Wahpahtikochiwanohk" meaning the Narrows with a Current

Located in the north eastern part of the province 454kms North of PA and 222 kms north of La Ronge (Gravel Road Only)

Local Services & Retailers

    • Bird's Confectionary - Gas/Diesel station, food
    • Restaurant - Lake Side Cafe restaurant
    • Local Radio Station (CIRL) Pauline Clarke Radio Announcer
    • North West Company- supplies food, clothing, and miscellaneous items
    • Local taxi service - Birds Taxi, Clarke's Taxi
    • Northwest Company

Local Band Services

  • Administration/Band Office
  • I.C.F.S.
  • Health services
  • Group home
  • Youth Center
  • Housing
  • Social Devlopment/Welfare
  • Elders/home care
  • Out reach

Local Economy

  • Hunting & Trapping
  • Commercial fishing
  • Guiding
  • Noble Bay Graphite Mine
  • Recreational and Cultural opportunities

Lodges- Lawrence Bay Lodge, Reindeer Lake Trout Camp
Lodges- Nordic Lodge, Reindeer Lake Drive In Tourist Camp
Highway 102, Southend, SK S0J2L0 (306)758-2066 (5km from Southend)

Brabant Lake Confectionary
Outfitter camp-supplies food, clothing, and misc. items

Lawrence Bay Lodge
Southend, SK S0J2L0

Norvil Olson Campground
Well-serviced campground close to stores, fuel, etc. Licensed vendor at Nordic Lodge 2 km North.


    • Winter Festival
    • Southend Youth Conference
    • Baby toddler Fair
    • Community Wellness Conference
    • Community Spring Clean-Up
    • July 1st Celebrations
    • Southend Treaty Days
    • Southend Fish Derby
    • Southend Summer
    • Youth Camp

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Amisk Lake
Deschambault Lake
Pelican Narrows
Prince Albert
Sandy Bay
Sturgeon Landing


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