​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​What's new in Waskesiu

ELECTION NOTICE - Nominations are being accepted for the Waskesiu Community Council. Election Day is Saturday, July 28, 2018. Completed nomination forms must be received by mail - by Friday, June 29, 2018 addressed to: Returning Officer, c/o Waskesiu Community Council, Box 203, Waskesiu Lake, SK, S0J 2Y0 or in person - by 4:00 pm Friday, June 29, 2018 at: PANP Administration Office in Waskesiu Lake. For more information please click here.

Request for proposals for the operation of a commercial business in the Prince Albert National Park.

DETOUR - Please be aware there is a detour around the Waskesiu townsite. Due to overland flooding at the 4-way stop, the intersection is closed and a detour has been set up until further notice. Traffic can access the townsite via the Narrows cut-across or Ajawaan roads.(Posted Jan. 27/2018)

Have you tried ice fishing on Waskesiu Lake? The ice fishing shack is a quick walk directly out front of the main beach.
Fishing Licences are required and may be purchased at the Visitor Information Center. Fishing poles and equipment are available for loan from the Hawood Inn. 


NEW FOR 2018 - Free admission to Parks Canada places for youth aged 17 and under. Start planning your family adventure!​

​The Waskesiu Ski Club tracks over 30km of cross-country ski trails in the Prince Albert National Park. Click here for ski trail reports.

Event updates and reminders for the winter season in Prince Albert National Park.

SaskTel DSL high speed internetis coming to Waskesiu in 2018!

The Waskesiu Heritage Museum, a non-profit organization in the Waskesiu townsite is looking for two students for the summer 2018 season.

Visitors may access the Kingsmere area while project construction is ongoing.

​​​​Planning a Wedding, Convention or Reunion at Waskesiu?  Start here by contacting the Waskesiu Chamber of Commerce.

Prince Albert National Park Infrastructure Update- Improving visitor facilities and construction in Prince Albert National Park.

There's more on our Visitor News & Information page.​


Photo Courtesy Javiera Ebner

Photo Courtesy Hawood Inn

Waskesiu Chamber of Commerce

Welcome to Waskesiu

The Waskesiu Community Council welcomes you to Waskesiu, where you can experience lake living at its most serene.

Our website keeps you updated on events, activities and information for visitors and residents. Please look around, and if you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

• Be aware there is a detour around the Waskesiu townsite • Over 30km of groomed cross-country ski trails • Construction has started on the Waskesiu Mini-golf • Prince Albert National Park is open year round • Watch here for special and urgent announcements or upcoming events •

Experience the Waskesiu winter wonderland - the cross country ski trails are excellent! Snow shoeing and ice fishing are waiting for you!

​​​​Planning a Wedding, Convention or Reunion at Waskesiu?

Start here by contacting the 
Waskesiu Chamber of Commerce.

Ice fishing shack on Waskesiu Lake!

Construction will start on

Waskesiu Mini-golf this fall.

Photo Courtesy Brent Hamel

Click 'Photos' on the top menu to view more beautiful winter scenes along with numerous other wildlife and Waskesiu scenery.