Snake River Fur Post

A log cabin interior decorated with late 18th century artifacts including a British flag.

Discover stories of the fur trade

Discover stories of the fur trade

We've changed our name! Our site experience is much broader than just the history of the North West Company — we tell the wider history of Native Americans, French voyageurs, and British fur traders in the early 19th century on the Ginebig-ziibi (Snake River).

Children talking to a guide who is seated in a birch bark shelter.

Upcoming events

War of 1812 Family Day
Snake River Fur Post, Pine City
Sat., Jun 6, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Included with $8-10 site admission/MNHS members free
Arrowheads & Stone Tools Day
Snake River Fur Post, Pine City
Sat., Jun 27, 2020, 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Included with $8-10 site admission/MNHS members free
Botanical Drawing Workshop
Snake River Fur Post, Pine City
Sat., Jul 11, 2020, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
$50/MNHS members save 20%, $15 materials fee

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