Linklater Family Community Sweatlodge

Welcome to the Linklater Family Community Sweatlodge web site.


Weekly Community Sweatlodge

Winter hours in effect!
We meet Saturdays on Indian Hill, Whitecap First Nations, Saskatchewan.
Start times usually at 1pm but may vary. Please note start time for each sweatlodge.
Sweats may be cancelled or changed with short notice depending on weather conditions, road and fire hazard conditions or the elders availability.
Location of Lodge (Map)

Culture Camp 2019
Another successful Culture Camp.
Thanks everyone.

Next Regular Scheduled Sweat: Saturdays, Fall, Winter & Spring 2019/2020 Starting around 1 PM
Please see Other scheduled sweats open to the public regarding upcoming sweatlodges!
Men's pipe ceremony starts around 12:45.

Location: Sweats located on Indian Hill north of Whitecap First Nation. Click on Lodge Map.

Click here to view the long term weather forecast.

Everyone welcome to attend.

Anyone interested in assisting before any sweat is asked to come to the sweatlodge 45 to 60 minutes early.
We can find things for you to do. Thanks.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Sweatlodges happen about once a week. Contact Vernon or Lyndon to confirm sweatlodge is on.

Gathering Wood October 19, 2019.

Please check often as the status can change quickly the day of the sweat depending on weather, road conditions, fire hazard or Elder availabillity.

Lodge (Map)

Other scheduled sweats open to the public:

No others at this time.


Events and News  


Assistance is always required to gather wood and rocks for the sweatlodge. Contact Vernon Linklater or Lyndon Linklater to let them know you are available to help.

***Gathering of Wood: ***
Your assistance is required.
On Saturday, October 19, 2019 we will be meeting to gather rocks for the sweatlodge.
Contact Vernon and Lyndon for more details.

Whitecap Dakota First Nation news  

Weather Information for Saskatoon and area

Province of Saskatchewan Fire Hazard Maps

Highway conditions for Saskatchewan.

Note: Fresh fruit and unsweetened blueberries are always welcome after all sweats.

Note: There are those who attend the sweat with severe allergies to peanuts, so please do not bring foods with peanuts in them. Also, if you plan to bring soup please prepare the soup with no salt or very little salt if possible.

Other: If you require information regarding feasts after the sweat, or want to sponsor a feast, please contact Lyndon or Vernon Linklater.
See the events section for contact information.