If you thought the Aurora was only a wintertime phenomenon, think again. At the tail end of the Northern summer, the skies begin to darken – and the lights burst into view. This footage was shot in August at a lodge near Yellowknife.
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Snowmobiling, ice fishing, aurora watching, dogsled touring ... and that's just Day One.
If you’re looking for the complete Yellowknife Aurora experience then North Star Adventures is for you! As one of the world’s leading Aurora tour companies, we will go above and beyond to make sure your Yellowknife visit is a trip of a lifetime. We are 100% First Nation’s owned. We know Yellowknife, we know Aurora.
Head to Yellowknife, one of the best places in the world to view the Northern Lights and enjoy two nights Aurora Viewing with Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures. Travel in a heated, snow-tracked van to our cozy wilderness cabin on Great Slave Lake and take in the spectacular light show.
Head to Yellowknife, the Aurora Capital of the World and the best place on earth to view the stunning Aurora Borealis. With Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures you can enjoy two evening Aurora viewing tours by snowmobile to our cozy wilderness cabin on Great Slave Lake, the perfect place to take in the Spectacular light show
Our late summer and fall tours (mid-August to early October) include a short trip by float plane to the lodge. Enjoy boating, berry picking, fishing and hiking, and some of the best aurora viewing in the northern hemisphere.Stay three nights and you are almost guaranteed a glimpse of the Northern Lights, nature’s greatest light show.
From early December to mid April Trout Rock Lodge is a warm, inviting home away from home in a vast expanse of snow and frozen water. You travel to the Lodge by Hagglunds or by snowmobiles. During the day, drive your own snowmobile on the frozen lake, ice fish for fierce Northern Pike or Ling cod. Try snowshoeing along the windswept shoreline, or go for a tour in the Hagglunds. At night enjoy the Aurora, right from the Lodge deck, or venture out on the lake to take in a 360 degree view overhead.
Inside the main lodge, or in a cabin, a cozy wood fire offers warm comfort. We keep you as busy as you'd like during the daytime, experiencing true Canadian seasons. Fall: kayak, canoe, hiking, fish, enjoy handicrafts, & more. Relax with your favourite beverage in the early evening before sitting down to a wonderful dinner. Marvel up at the aurora from one of our decks, from our hot tub, or snuggled under a duvet in your room. We even offer a middle of the night wake up service to catch the Northern lights at their best.
Inside the main lodge, or in a cabin, a cozy wood fire offers warm comfort. We keep you as busy as you'd like during the daytime, experiencing true Canadian seasons. Winter: ski, snowshoe, build an igloo, enjoy handicrafts, & more. Relax with your favourite beverage in the early evening before sitting down to a wonderful dinner. Marvel up at the aurora from one of our decks, from our hot tub, or snuggled under a duvet in your room. We even offer a middle of the night wake up service to catch the Northern lights at their best.
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