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Welcome to Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory!
Canada’s only officially recognized Unceded Territory
Located on the eastern peninsula of Manitoulin Island, Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory is home to the largest Anishnaabek community on the Island. Wiikwemkoong invites you to join in the celebration of their rich heritage and community spirit by attending one of several cultural events taking place throughout the year.
GO – Experience the mysteries of the wilderness at Point Grondine Park with its canoe routes, hiking trails, six interior lakes, and a view of Georgian Bay to swoon over.
DO – Visit the Wikwemikong Tourist Information Centre for information on their authentic Indigenous experiential tours. While you’re there, look over the exquisite, locally-handcrafted art such as quillwork, beading, jewellery, and more.
SEE – Mark your calendars for the August long weekend Wiikwemkoong Cultural Festival – eastern Canada’s longest running pow wow.
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