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Hiawatha First Nation

The community of Hiawatha First Nation is located on the north shore of Rice Lake approximately 20 minutes from Peterborough just east of the Otonabee River.

Mississaugi people have made this area home since the 17th century. Today the community remains a vibrant, proud, independent and healthy people balanced in the richness of their culture and traditional way of life.

Located in the Township of Rice Lake.

Aerial view of road system in Asphodel-Norwood

Located in the Township: Rice Lake

Be sure to check out: 
The Old Railroad Stop, Hiawatha First Nation Pow Wow every May long weekend, and Aboriginal Day in June for lots of fun activities

Top 3 Industries:

  • Retail & Service
  • Tourism & Hospitality
  • Building & Construction