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"Where Adventure Comes Naturally"

Ice Fishing at Anglin LakeAs the majestic boreal forest surrounds you it’s possible that you may forget where you are. But don’t worry, you’re still in Saskatchewan – scout’s honour!

The Waskesiu Wilderness Region is a four season destination where north meets south. Experience its combination of warm hospitality, breathtaking scenery and plentiful recreational opportunities.

If you're searching for the perfect winter getaway with fun-filled outdoor activities, then look no further. This region is filled with a diverse range of nature adventures. Outdoor recreation is truly at your fingertips; from dog sledding and cross-country skiing to ice fishing and snowmobiling. No wonder it’s said to be a destination “where adventure comes naturally”.

The region includes the likes of the Prince Albert National Park, as well as Emma and Anglin Provincial Recreation Sites. Winter camping is available along with a variety of other accommodation options. From luxurious hotels to rustic cabins, find a place to stay that suits your ideal vacation.

Big River and area offers great year-round activites for outdoor enthusiasts including skiing at Ski Timber Ridge, sledding along local trails, fishing in the many surrounding lakes, and browsing through the many great stores and shops in town. 

As the seasons change so does the allure of this region…it’s sure to keep you coming back for more. Visit for more information about year-round accommodations, attractions and events.