Community

Sandy Bay, Saskatchewan is a northern Saskatchewan community located along the banks of the beautiful Churchill River. Sandy Bay is about 190 km northwest of Creighton via the Hansen Lake Road and Highway 135.

(Above: New Year Eve Community Feast)

Sandy Bay is split into two parts: the northern village part and the north part, which is reserve Wapaskokimaw Reserve #202. Sandy Bay has a rich Woodland Cree history and culture, where family and community relationships are very important as well respect for the land.

(Above: Evening View of the School)

Sandy Bay has a health clinic, a rehabilitation centre, a restaurant, a post office, a grocery stall, and a K-12 school. Sandy Bay has a population of about 1,500, of whom about one quarter are members of the Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation.