A river of south-central Canada formed by the confluence of the North and South Saskatchewan Rivers in central Saskatchewan and flowing eastward to Lake Winnipeg in Manitoba. It is about 1,940 km (1,205 mi) long from the head of its longest tributary.
Saskatchewan-river Sentence Examples
Chemawinite or cedarite is an amber-like resin from the Saskatchewan river in Canada.
Trees become more numerous also northward in the province, until in the region north of the North Saskatchewan river forests are again met with.
Running eastward these two rivers unite about 112° W., and flow on under the name of the South Saskatchewan river.
On the north side of the Saskatchewan river forests prevail for scores and even hundreds of miles.
By way of the North Saskatchewan river Alexander Mackenzie crossed the height of land, and proceeding northward discovered the river which bears his name, and also the Arctic Sea.