Lucky Man

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Papaway, Reserve no. 116

Reserves, Settlements, and Villages

Lucky Man

General Information

Lucky man is a Nêhiyaw (Cree) First Nation located to the north-east of Battleford, Saskatchewan. They have been adherents to Treaty 6 since 1879. In 2022, Lucky Man had a registered population of 112.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members

Lucky Man

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,