Pahngwahshahshk Ohweemushkeeg

What You'll Like :

An outstanding wetland complex of fen, bog, and marsh, this area acts as a water filter and a headwater (water flows north, south, and west) for both the Severn and Berens watersheds. Sampson Lake, the largest body of water found within Pahngwahshahshk Ohweemushkeeg, is situated on the south-central side of this protected area and is flanked by the northern extent of the Lac Seul Moraine. Sampson Lake is remarkable for its distinct ecological features including extensive sand beaches, and shallow, clear, spring-fed waters that support a remarkable whitefish population.

Location: Pahngwahshahshk Ohweemushkeeg (formerly Sampson Lake), is located in the northeastern portion of the Whitefeather Forest.

Park Facilities: There is one boat cache within the park.

Facilities and Activities summary


All Terrain Wheelchairs Amphitheatres Art Galleries Backcountry Access Points Boat Launches Campsites (Backcountry) Campsites (Car Camping) Campsites (Dog Free) Campsites (Electrical) Campsites (Group) Campsites (RV Pullthrough) Campsites (Radio Free) Campsites (Seasonal Campsite Rental) Campsites (Total) Campsites (Walk In) Comfort Stations Docks Dog Beaches Fish Cleaning Buildings Food Concessions Group BBQ's Historic Buildings Laundromat Museums (Logging etc.) Pet Exercise Areas Picnic Shelters Playgrounds Pools Rentals - Bike Rentals - Canoe Rentals - Kayak Rentals - Paddleboat Rentals - Stand Up Paddleboard Roofed Accommodation Toilets (Interior Earth Pit) Toilets (Vault Privies) Trailer Dump / Fill Stations Visitor Centres Warm Up Shelters Wifi (Public)


Biking Biking - (Mountain Bike) Birding - Festivals Boating Boating - Motorboat Restrictions Camping - Backcountry Camping - Car Camping - Dog Free Camping - Group Camping - Radio Free Camping - Seasonal Campsite Rental Camping - Walk In Camping - Winter (includes Roofed) Canoeing Day Use Only Disc Golf Dogsledding Fishing Golf Hiking Hiking - Overnight Trails Horseback Riding Hunting Ice Skating Kite Boarding Rock Climbing Skiing - Cross Country Skiing - Downhill Snowmobiling Snowshoeing Swimming Tobogganing Whitewater Paddling
General Information
Size: 57761.00 ha
Year established: 2011
Park Classification: Unclassified
227 Howey Street
Box 5003
Red Lake
P0V 2M0
Operating Dates

Not applicable.