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Canoe North Adventures

For over 30 years, Canoe North Adventures has made it our mission to create spectacular memories for life, and to show the world the beauty and splendor Northern Canada has to offer by canoe.

We are proud to have grown Canoe North Adventures into one of the premier canoeing and rafting expedition companies in the NWT, Nunavut and Yukon; while still keeping our family business roots a core part of our company. Our hand picked team of professional, certified and friendly guides and staff are some of the best in the business. Your safety, comfort and sense of wonder is our priority!

With over ten different incredible river trips to choose from you are sure to find a CNA expedition that fits your skill level; no matter whether you are the most hard core whitewater junkie or a first timer. World class rivers we paddle, such as the fabled Nahanni, Keele and Horton, are diverse in their nature flowing through towering mountains, deep canyons, or the tundra of the far north. Whatever the topography, they are all special and unique experiences that will make your jaw drop.

For expeditions departing from Norman Wells, NWT, we welcome you to enjoy the comfort of the Canoe North Adventures B&B and Outfitting Centre. Located 15 minutes out of town and steps from the floatplane base our timberframe lodge provides full service meals and comfortable beds making it an ideal launching pad for your northern adventures and a great place to reflect and celebrate with your group once you have returned.

A guided expedition with us will allow you time to unwind while immersing yourself in the wilderness; without having to sweat the small stuff. Our five-star menu and top quality provided gear make life easy in camp. On the water our certified guide staff are old pros at instruction and will help you progress your paddling skills all the while keeping a watchful eye that everyone is safe and having fun! Let us show you how comfortable and amazing canoe camping can really be, and enjoy incredible vistas, wildlife viewing, fishing and hiking along the way.
Come and join us on the trip of a lifetime, and let the adventure begin!


Al Pace, Lin Ward, Taylor Pace and the CNA Team


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