PEGUIS FIRST NATION
P.O. Box 10
Peguis, MB R0C 3J0
Tel: 204-645-2359/ Fax:204-645-2360
Peguis First Nation is the largest First Nation community in Manitoba with a
population of just over 10,000 members of Objiway and Cree descent. The
main community is located 190 km north of Winnipeg.
Peguis has a rich culture, strong traditions and a significant history
within Canada and is named after Chief Peguis who led the Saultaux people
from present day Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario to Manitoba in the late 1700’s.
Today, Peguis has strong leadership passionate about strengthening its
economy with strategic investments in Peguis First Nation, around the
Selkirk area and in Winnipeg at the 1075 Portage Avenue urban reserve,
Assiniboia Downs etc.