Come to a place of new discoveries & experience

Waswanipi means "Light on the Water", it describes our past when we used the torch light fuelled by pine tar, to spear and catch sturgeon that had gathered to spawn at the mouth of Waswanipi River.


Activities in Waswanipi

From the Cultural Village to the yearly Waswanipi Old Post Fishing Derby, come and enjoy a unique experience in Eeyou Istchee.

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Accomodations & Services

We have several services and businesses to cater to all your needs in order to make your visit to Waswanipi as memorable as possible

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Book a trip to Waswanipi

Experience the Cree way of life and come enjoy our 3 rivers. For more information and to book your trip, please call or contact us via our contact page.

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Visit Waswanipi

The Light on the Water Tourism offers many traditional and cultural programs and services through knowledge and practice of the Cree way of life.