Anamikàge (Welcome)

Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation is a proud and progressive Algonquin community. Pikwakanagan is situated on the shores of Golden Lake and the Bonnechere River in Renfrew County. Located off of Highway 60, our community is 1½ hours west of Ottawa and 1½ hours east of Algonquin Park.
Click here to view a map.

Pikwakanagan is the origin of the world’s largest birch bark canoe, the first Algonquin woman chief in all of Canada and Algonquin actor Paul Benoit.

Community News

Our new website.

Screenshot of website banner

Our new website features a modern design and plenty of wonderful photographs, as well as information for visitors and community members.  The new site will be easier to update, so content can be kept up to date.

The site will be developing over the coming months so check back often for new features.  We will be adding event calendars, a document library, social media integration, and much more

If the information you’re looking for is not here, it may be available here on the old website.

Services –
Quick Look-up

Hours, locations and contact info
Click here for some popular services

Waste Disposal Site Hours

Waste Disposal Site
Hours Of Operation
Wed: noon to 6 pm
Sun: 9 am to 3 pm


Read the current

or see older ones.

Animal Control

Animal Control Officer
June Logan
613-625-2545 or

Makwa Bingo

Monday And Wednesday Nights!

Doors open 5:00 pm
Warm-ups 6:45 pm

Pow Wow

2018 theme:
Caring and Sharing
Sat Aug 18 and
Sun Aug 19
See the Pow Wow page