Northern Canada

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The Northern territories are home to roughly 113,000 people. Here you will find the best views of the Aurora and if you are lucky spot a Narwhal or two. Almost arctic, this area of Canada is for the true explorer with a passion for the interesting. 

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Camping
  • Nature
  • Paddling
  • Golfing
  • Aurora
  • Snowshoeing
  • Cross country skiing
  • Dogsledding
  • Icefishing 
  • Kite skiing

The Northwest Territories' climate is cold but relatively dry, with temperate, sunny summers, in which temperatures rarely rise above 25°C (77°F), and long, bitter winters, during which the thermometer can plunge to -40°C (-40°F), especially north of the Arctic Circle.

  • Frobisher Inn
  • The Explorer Hotel
  • Yellowknife Ski Club

Essentials:

Season: Summer: June to August  Winter: December to February

Province: Northern Territories and Northwest Territories

Population: (2016) 36,000

Closest Airport: Iqualuit Airport or Yellowknife Airport