The community of Bearskin Lake is located 425 km north of Sioux Lookout and is accessible only by air or ice road. During the coldest months, the road extends from Windigo Lake north through Muskrat Dam. The community is located on Lake Michikan. Three settlements make up the Bearskin Lake First Nation. The main village is situated on the west shore of the lake and all three communities are tied to one another by all-weather gravel roads. There are four 436 residents in Bearskin Lake.

Bearskin Lake KiHS Classroom
General Delivery
Bearskin Lake, ON P0V 1E0
Phone/Fax: 807-363-1081
IP Phone:1-800-387-3740 Ext. 1384


KiHS Mentor: Thomas Choong
Bio: Thomas Choong

Education Director: Eugene Kamenawatamin

KiHS Steering Committee Member: Eugene Kamenawatamin


Bearskin Lake