First Nations Communities

The Rainy River District has a rich history, including first nations heritage. There are nine first nations communities located in the Rainy River District and they are listed below.

Couchiching First Nation

Couchiching First Nation

Location:
Fort Frances, ON
Website:
http://www.couchichingfirstnation.com/

MItaanjigamiing First Nation
 

Mitaanjigamiing First Nation

Location:
North west of Fort Frances, ON (Stanjikomiing)
Website:
http://mitaanjigamiing.ca/

 
Naicatchewenin First Nation
 

Naicatchewenin First Nation

Location:
North of Devlin, ON (Northwest Bay)
Website:
http://naicatcheweninfirstnation.ca/

 
Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation
 

Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation

Location:
East of Fort Frances, ON (Red Gut)
Website:
http://nigig.ca/

 
Rainy River First Nations
 

Rainy River First Nations

Location:
West of Emo, ON (Manitou)
Website:
http://rainyriverfirstnations.com/

 
Big Grassy First Nation
 

Big Grassy First Nation

Location:
Morson, ON
Website:
http://biggrassy.ca/

 
Seine River First Nation
 

Seine River First Nation

Location:
Mine Centre, ON
Website:
http://seineriverfirstnation.ca/

 
Big Island First Nation
 

Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing

Location:
Morson, ON (Big Island)
Website:
http://www.bigisland.ca/

 

 

Lac La Croix First Nation

Location:
East of Mine Centre, ON
Website:
http://www.laclacroixfn.com/

 

Ojibwa of Onigaming

Location:
Nestor Falls, ON
Website:
http://www.onigaming.ca/