Ninette / Pelican Lake

The community of Ninette has served the vacationers at Pelican Lake for over a century. One of Manitoba's Sanitoriums also stands across the valley from Ninette.

Community Histories

Archaeology in the Rock and Pelican Lake Area of South Central Manitoba

Chris Vickers completed a series of archaeological digs in the Mound Builder and Assiniboine sites in Southern Manitoba between 1940 and 1950.

These reports were prepared for the Historical and Scientific Society of Manitoba and are now in the collection of the University of Manitoba.


    Memoirs & Memories

    Little White School House - Charyk

    Stories of time spent in small rural schools.



      Manitoba Buffalo Hunting Trails (1880)

      This short article outlines the two best known trails used by the buffalo hunters as they wended their way from the Red River Settlement to the Missouri for the annual buffalo hunt.


        Photos & Art Work

        Postcard - Boat Landing at Ninette, Manitoba ca 1905 (1880)

        A lakeside scene near to vacation community of Ninette Manitoba.