Tourism Development

Welcome to Atikameksheng Anishnawbek’s Tourism Development page, where the spirit of our community comes alive through the lens of sustainable tourism. Explore the richness of our cultural heritage, the beauty of our landscapes, and the exciting opportunities that lie ahead. Whether you are Debendaagziwaad (Those Who Belong) or a visitor, this page is your gateway to a journey that celebrates the unique identity and traditions of Atikameksheng Anishnawbek.

Kaiya Nyabeze – Tourism Coordinator

I am passionate about fostering sustainable tourism that celebrates and preserves the rich cultural heritage of Atikameksheng Anishnawbek. My goal is to not only identify and develop tourism opportunities but also to empower our community members by promoting tourism as a viable career path.

In collaboration with community stakeholders, I aim to create a tourism landscape that showcases the beauty of our land, the depth of our cultural traditions, and the warmth of our community. Through initiatives in workforce development, community events, and strategic partnerships, I envision Atikameksheng becoming a sought-after destination that both community members and visitors can cherish.

I am excited to embark on this journey of exploration and development, working closely with the community and stakeholders to ensure that our tourism endeavors contribute positively to the prosperity and well-being of Atikameksheng Anishnawbek. Together, let’s unlock the full potential of tourism as a vehicle for economic growth, cultural preservation, and community pride.


Kaiya Nyabeze

About Atikameksheng Anishnawbek

Nestled just outside the City of Greater Sudbury, Atikameksheng Anishnawbek is a vibrant First Nation on the shores of Whitefish Lake. Our community is deeply rooted in a cultural tapestry that spans generations, and we take pride in our commitment to preserving and sharing our heritage. From the serenity of our natural surroundings to the warmth of our community spirit, Atikameksheng Anishnawbek is more than a destination; it’s a living story waiting to be explored.

Tourism Opportunities & Infrastructure Projects

Highlighting identified tourism opportunities, including potential development water trails, camping/glamping sites and cultural centres. Explore upcoming tourism opportunities at Atikameksheng Anishnawbek pending approval from community consultations and Gimaa & Council. Whether it be campsites, trails, or canoe routes, our cultural and natural wonders will be front and centre of every development. Envision a cultural centre that becomes the heart of our community, echoing with art, stories, and traditions. These opportunities, shaped by our community, aim to create meaningful experiences. Stay tuned for updates and join us in crafting a narrative that reflects the essence of Atikameksheng.

Workforce Development & Links to Resources

These links provide information on workforce development initiatives, training programs, and career opportunities in tourism. These links also provide relevant tourism resources, funding opportunities and partnerships.,providing%20expert%20guidance%20and%20support.

Contact Information

Kaiya Nyabeze


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