Move Here - Village of Meota


The name Meota was derived  from the Cree phrase Meotate or Mo-Was-In-Ota, meaning "good place to camp" or "it is good here."

Meota has a population of 307 as of the 2011 Census.

Located 43 kms northwest of North Battleford on Highway 26, the community of Meota is situated along the south shores of Jackfish Lake. Meota is situated in the midst of a thriving Agricultural economy, oilfield development and a bustling residential and recreational community.

A grocery store, Innovation Credit Union, Hotel Steak Pit and Café, SGI, Lakeland Library,  Meota Hair Center and Laundromat, a Fitness Centre are just some of the services available.

The Village is home to the Battlefords Sailing Club, Meota Regional Park, and Meota & District Lakeside Golf Course.  The Meota Regional Park is located within the Village limits which has 14 full service campsites, 78 electrical sites and 9 non-electrical sites.  It has swimming area on the Jackfish Lake, a cook house and fish filleting facility.  The Meota Regional Park is a great place to meet family and friends. 

The Meota and District Lakeside Golf Course is a nine hole, grass green community golf course with a driving range.  The course features a club house as well as power cart, pull cart and club rentals.  The Golf Course is located on the southeast edge of the Village of Meota and is the pride of community members who worked hard to develop the facility.


Village of MeotaThe attractions in the Meota Regional Park are:

  • Camp sites and Kitchen
  • Mini-Golf Course
  • Concession and Picnic Area
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Swimming area
  • Tennis/Basketball and Volleyball Court
  • Boat Launch
  • Playground

Trans Canada Trail

  • Walking Trail

Heritage Walking Trail

  • Heritage markers


  • Community Park
  • Groomed Snowmobile Trails
  • Cross Country Ski Trails
  • Do Drop In- Seniors Centre
  • Home to the Battleford’s Sailing Club
  • Curling Rink
  • Outdoor Skating Rink
  • Two Ball Diamonds
  • Hunting and Fishing
  • Nine Hole Golf Course