Cumberland House Cree Nation

Historical and Alternate Community Names


Encompassed Communities

Budd's Point, Muskeg River, Pine Bluff

General Information

Cumberland House Cree Nation is a Nêhiyaw (Cree) Community located to the far north-east of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 5, which the group singed in 1876. As of 2022, Cumberland House Cree Nation has a registered population of 1,986.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members

Cumberland House

Works Consulted

Government of Canada; Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada; Communications Branch, “First Nation Profiles,” fact sheet; resource list, November 14, 2008,

“Indigenous Saskatchewan Encyclopedia | University of Saskatchewan,” accessed November 29, 2022,

Library and Archives Canada, “Indexes of Western First Nations Bands: Languages, Agencies, Inspectorates, and Regional Offices,” August 18, 2022,


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