Communities of Distinction

PACE is committed to developing Patricia Region communities to grow and prosper, bringing more opportunity and services for area residents. All communities within this region offer their own personal flavour and histories, further enriching this beautiful district. Our main objective is to build on these individual qualities to further enrich the region's growth as a whole. We assist to create bright futures for all Patricia Area communities.


Please select a community below to learn more about their history and surroundings:



City of Dryden

Dryden is continually growing with an abundance of natural resources.


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Lac Seul First Nation

Tourism is proving to be a developing resource in Lac Seul with an influx of lodges and resources.

Lac Seul

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Pickle Lake

Pickle Lake's expansive Boreal forests and inviting lakes bring visitors from near and far.

Pickle Lake

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Ignace is focusing on several new and exciting development projects.


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Eagle Lake First Nation

The service sector employs a large majority of workers, between government and other industries.

Eagle Lake

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Machin is comprised of 3 communities all based on Eagle Lake with tourism, forestry and mining as top industries.


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Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation

This community is nestled in old growth forests and lakes of wild rice.

Wabigoon Lake


Sioux Lookout

Main industries in this region include Services, Forestry, Transportation and Tourism.

Sioux Lookout