Waskesiu Trivia

The name Waskesiu is derived from a Cree word meaning…
A) Large Lake
B) Tall Tree
C) Red Deer
D) Furry Bear

ANSWER:
C) Red deer, referring to elk which are plentiful in area. Waskesiu is located in Prince Albert National Park, in the Waskesiu & Area Wilderness Region. The area encompasses the aspen parkland and the boreal forest. The diversity of this area fosters the growth of an abundance of plants and animals - an outdoor adventurer’s oasis. Learn more about this area here: www.waskesiuwildernessregion.com.