One Arrow First Nation

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Capayaquakoonums, Duck Lake Indians, Kahpay Yakwahskoomum, Kahpayatwaiskamum, Kapayahwaiskanum, Kapayahwawkanum, Kapayaquaskoonum, Kapwaywakenum, Reserve no. 095

Reserves, Settlements, and Villages

One Arrow 95 (various), Sounding Sky, Tipamahto Aski 95A, Willow Cree Indian Reserve

General Information

One Arrow First Nation is Nêhiyaw (Cree) community located to the south-west of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 6, which the group signed in 1878. As of 2022, One Arrow First Nation has a registered population 2,143.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members

One Arrow

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,