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.
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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.

A Message from Chief Wendy Jocko
Dear Members of Pikwakanagan First Nation, This situation is one that requires presence on the...
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Blue Green Algae Bloom
The Renfrew County and District Health Unit and the Ministry of Environment Conservation and Parks...
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Chief’s Letter No. 10
It has been two weeks since the First Nation businesses opened to the public in...
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Chief’s Letter No. 9
This week, I have personally been reflecting on the balance of need and greed and...
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Cannabis BCR
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Services –
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Hours, locations and contact info
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Waste Disposal Site Hours

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


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Animal Control

Animal Control Officer
June Logan
613-625-2545 or

Makwa Bingo

Monday Nights!

Doors open 4:30 pm
Warm-ups 6:45 pm

More info here

Pow Wow

Pow Wow Date 2020:
Sat Aug 15 and
Sun Aug 16
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