Don't try this at home
Alexandra Falls, in Twin Falls Gorge Territorial Park near the town of Enterprise, is a pretty spot for sightseeing, picnicking, hiking – and cheating death. A decade ago, world-class kayakers Tyler Bradt and Rush Sturges ran the falls. Surprisingly, they lived to tell about it.
For hot tips on some slightly less insane canoe and kayak trips in the Northwest Territories, check out our paddling adventures.