Reindeer Lake


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Reindeer Lake,

one of the largest lakes in Canada, 2,467 sq mi (6,390 sq km), NE Sask. and NW Man. The Reindeer River drains it S to the Churchill River. The lake has many islands and is noted for its commercial and sport fishing.

Reindeer Lake

 

a lake located in the center of the Canadian Shield (Laurentian Plateau), Canada, at an elevation of 350 m. Covering an area of 6,300 sq km, it has depths to 60 m. Its outlet is through the Churchill River into Hudson Bay. The basin of Reindeer Lake is of glacial origin.

Reindeer Lake

a lake in W Canada, in Saskatchewan and Manitoba: drains into the Churchill River via the Reindeer River. Area: 6390 sq. km (2467 sq. miles)
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In June 1924, he took the newly commissioned HBC vessel, the Lac Du Brochet, for its maiden voyage on Reindeer Lake from the south end of the lake to Brochet.
A massive search was launched around Reindeer Lake last Thursday.
Gabriel Thi-eel-zoa's map of the route from Reindeer Lake to Kas-ba-tua or White Partride [sic] Lake and thence by White Partridge River to the sea, 8 August.
The community was staffed in 1952 when a fishers' cooperative decided to build a processing plant there to serve the Reindeer Lake commercial fishing industry.
In some years local residents in the region between Lake Athabasca and Reindeer Lake remembered that upwards of 500,000 animals would move through, "a continual mass of bodies and legs passing for days and nights.
On Reindeer Lake plutons range in composition from diorite to granite, although quartz diorites, tonalites and granodiorites predominate.
Saskatchewan s Reindeer Lake, by comparison, is a typical Canadian Shield lake with granite shorelines and depths exceeding 500 feet.
They went north up Reindeer Lake to Brochet, through the Barrens, paddling the length of Nueltin Lake and down the Thlewiaza River to Hudson Bay, where they turned south and finally reached Gimli, Manitoba, in a race against the approaching winter.
Managing Editor Rob Neumann visited Lawrence Bay Lodge on Reindeer Lake last season.
David Thompson, still with The Hudson's Bay Company, established Bedford House on the southern tip of Reindeer Lake in 1796.
Trend Mining Company (OTCBB:TRDM) is pleased to announce it has acquired its first major land holding in Canada, the Reindeer Lake Claims covering 27,033 hectares (over 104 square miles) on the Peter Lake Intrusive Complex in Northern Saskatchewan.