Shoal Lake

Reserves, Settlements, and Villages

Shoal Lake Indian Reserve No. 28A

General Information

Shoal Lake Cree Nation is a Nêhiyaw (Cree) Community located to the north-east of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 5, which the group signed in 1876. As of 2022, Shoal Lake First Nation has a registered population of 1,208.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members

Shoal Lake

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,