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Winter Road Network 2018

Winter Road Network

Thirty-four of Nishnawbe Aski Nation's 49 member First Nations are remote, accessible only by air or seasonal roads. The winter road network. The winter road network consists of five district corridors, stretching over approximately 2,800 kilometres across NAN territory, with each corridor connecting a series of First Nations.

In total there are 29 First Nations connected:

Corridor 1 – Pikangikum, Poplar Hill, North Spirit Lake, Deer Lake & Sandy Lake

Corridor 2 – North Caribou, Keewaywin, Koocheching, Muskrat, Sachigo, Bearskin & Cat Lake

Corridor 3 – Wunnumin, Wawakapewin, Kingfisher, Kasabonika, Wapekeka & Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug

Corridor 4 – Neskantaga, Webequie, Nibinamik, Eabametoong & Marten Falls

Corridor 5 – Attawapiskat, Fort Albany, Kashechewan & Moose Cree

Corridor 6 – Fort Severn & Weenusk

Current Status

Updated February 16, 2018 (Unofficial)

Open to Full Load Commercial Traffic:

17 First Nations – Pikangikum, North Spirit Lake, North Caribou Lake, Muskrat Dam, Bearskin Lake, Kingfisher Lake, Wawakapewin, Wapekeka, Neskantaga, Moose Cree, Fort Albany, Kashechewan, Attawapiskat, Temagami, Animakee Wa Zhing #37, Shoal Lake #40 and Northwest Angle #33 First Nations

Open to Commercial Traffic less than Full Loads:

8 First Nations – Sandy Lake, Sachigo Lake, Keewaywin, Kasabonika Lake, Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug, Wunnumin Lake, Nibinamik and Webequie First Nations

Open to Personal Vehicle Traffic:

5 First Nations - Poplar Hill, Deer Lake, Cat Lake, Eabametoong and Marten Falls First Nations

Under Construction: 

2 First Nations - Weenusk and Fort Severn First Nation