In Ermineskin September 25th is recognized as Bobtail Day, Annual holiday to honor Chief Bobtail & Treaty No. 6.
Treaty No. 6 was first signed at Fort Carlton 1876, in Prince Albert Saskatchewan
by Plain and Wood Cree, Assiniboine, and other tribes.
An Adhesion to Treaty 6
was signed by Chief Bobtail of Maskwacis
September 25th, in 1877
at Blackfoot Crossing at the Bow River, (Siksika Nation)
Which will mark 139 years to the day.
2 Days of Treaty celebrations. Saturday 24th Fun Day of activities, and Sunday 25th Traditional Powwow all happening at Bear Park.
Photos by Tara Cutarm