Sweatlodge 2 PugwashCanfield Creek Remembrance Site,
Pugwash, Nova Scotia


The Canfield Creek site in Pugwash, Nova Scotia is an ongoing cultural and ecological restoration project between Dr. Marilyn Walker and Mount Allison University and the Métis community. Vision quests, sweat lodges, and naturalist programmes are offered to classes and community groups by Émile Gautreau and other members of the Métis community.

La Roche de ViandeLa Roche de Viande 2La Roche de Viande,
Quinnan, Nova Scotia


Quinnan is the oldest Métis community in southwest Nova Scotia. At a sacred site named "the sharing of the meat", food was traditionally shared amongst different groups who needed it. The site was visited in November, 2011.