Where we live: Enterprise

Where we live: Enterprise

 

A little introduction to the gateway to the North

Location:
60°33′ N, 113°09′ W
 
Population:
109
 
Setting:
At the rim of the Hay River Gorge approximately 30 kilometres south of Great Slave Lake
 
Record high / low:
36.7°C / -48.3°C
 
Languages:
English
 
Ethnicities:
Non-Indigenous, Dene (South Slavey and Chipewyan)
 
Getting here:
By road, 84 kilometres north of the Alberta border and 38 kilometres southwest of Hay River
 
Founded in:
Beginning in 1948, service stations and other transportation infrastructure developed at this site – the intersection between roads leading south to Alberta, northeast to Hay River, and northwest to Yellowknife
 
Best daytrip:
Hiking the scenic, forested trail between Alexandra and Louise Falls in Twin Falls Gorge Territorial Park
 
More info:
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