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Member East Arm Pop-Up Camp

East Arm Pop Up Camp is a traditional camp that is located in Lutsel K'e, on the shores of the East Arm, Great Slave Lake.  Ron Desjarlais, the owner, offers various tours and packages that include fishing day trips, overnight fishing trips, cultural experiences, wildlife viewing and much more. 

Whether for business or pleasure any visit to Lutsel K'e should include an experience with Ron Desjarlais, the owner of East Arm Pop-Up Camp!

If you would like to book a tour, please contact Ron for more information.

East Arm Pop-Up Camp


Muskox on the barrenland

Wildlife Viewing

Included in some of Ron's packages, he will take you around via boat and show you the many different species of wildlife and birds that inhabit this area that call it home. You can expect to see wildlife such as the Muskox in this area. With Ron's extensive knowledge of the area, he will be able to take you to the best spots for the optimal viewing experience!


Aurora Viewing Tours

Offering exclusive Aurora viewing packages, paired with an authentic indigenous experience! Contact us for more information.


Teepee Building Workshop

Build your own Teepee! We are offering a Teepee Building Workshop (min. 4 people), located in Lutsel'Ke. Great opportunity for team-building experience. For more information, contact us.

Great catch on the East Arm.


Your host Ron Desjarlais, was raised in the traditional lifestyle of his people, the Lutsel K'e Dene First Nations. With the East Arm of Great Slave lake as his backyard. His expertise on the land and water combined with his understanding of the local culture and wildlife make his tours spectacular.

Ron offers various fishing packages that range from a day trip, to a weekend stay.

Beautiful evening boating on East Arm

Boat & Community Tours

As apart of one of Ron's packages he offers boat tours and sight-seeing on the pristine open waters of the East-Arm. During the boat tour, Ron will share cultural stories and take you to the best spots to see the spectacular wildlife and scenery around you. 

In addition, he also offers community tours in some of his packages, where he will take you around the beautiful community of Lutsel K'e and tell you about it's deep cultural history and show you all the must-see spots!



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