The community of Nemaska is located in the heart of the Cree Nation, nestled of the shore of Champion Lake, on the Bay James Eeyou Istchee region.
The name of the community means “place where to fish” in Cree language. Its population is of about 600. Indeed Nemaska is a lovely place to relax while taking in the natural beauty of the vast territory of the Bay James. From Nemaska, people can travel easily to the other communities, or just explore the surrounding wilderness in summer or winter.
Guests can also share in the rich natural and cultural heritage. Well, after spending a time here and after sampling the fare of one of the region best chefs, visitors may decide that there’s no reason to leave the place. When guests are ready to venture father a field, the can be provided with all the supplies, transportation, information and facilities they need.
Local exceptional hunters and trappers can help find the best spots for whatever activity travellers have planned, from white-water kayaking or canoeing to wilderness camping and fishing. From Nemaska people can fly to one of many beautiful lakes or rivers for a backcountry experience, or help navigate the many snowmobile trails that wind through the vast territory.