Red Pheasant

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Peeyaheekahmuhkoosit, Peeyahwkahnukoosit, Peeyahnkahnickkoosit, Peeyahnkahmukoosits, Peeyahwkahmikoosit, Peeyawkahmihkasit, Peeyawkaniikasit, Peeyawkahnuhkasit, Reserve no. 108

Reserves, Settlements, and Villages

Red Pheasant Indian Reserve No. 108

General Information

The Red Pheasant is a Nêhiyaw (Cree) First Nation located to the south of Battleford, Saskatchewan.  They are signatories to Treaty 6, which the group signed in 1876. As of 2022, The Red Pheasant First Nation has a registered population of 2,599.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Member

Red Pheasant

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,