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

Winter Frolic

Snake River Fur Post, Pine City
Sat., Jan 19, 2019, Noon - 4:00 pm
$8-$12.50/MNHS members save 20%

Queen Charlotte's Birthday Ball

Snake River Fur Post, Pine City
Sat., Feb 9, 2019, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$38/MNHS members save 20%

War of 1812 Family Day

Snake River Fur Post, Pine City
Sat., Jun 1, 2019, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Included with $6-10 site admission/MNHS members free

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