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Guided Canoe trip on the Keele River Jackpine Paddle paddlers in shallow and clear water in the Northwest Territories. Jackpine Paddle a woman looking through binoculars with her husband and daughter in the background in the Northwest Territories. Jackpine Paddle guides see a caribou on a wilderness canoe trip in canada on the horton river kayaking on the east arm of great slave lake
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Unplug from the commonplace with our Northwest Territories canoe and kayak expeditions. We specialize in true wilderness adventures to the most remote northern rivers and lakes you’ll find anywhere on the planet. We offer remote 7-12 day guided expedition trips deep into the tundra, taiga, and mountains, as well as shorter trips and paddling day tours in the Yellowknife-area. Based in Yellowknife, we employ indigenous and northern guides who will share with you their skills, experience, and love for our land. We also rent canoes, kayaks and camping gear. If you rent from us, you’ll get high quality gear in good condition. We have rental equipment across the Northwest Territories in Yellowknife, Norman Wells, and Inuvik. For more information, give us a call or visit our website.

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Jackpine Paddle two paddlers looking out ahead in Thaidene Nene National Park in the Northwest Territories.

Yellowknife Bay Paddle Tour

Enjoy a 3-hour northern adventure on the beautiful Yellowknife Bay. Paddle your own canoe or kayak with help from an experienced guide. The best way to see Yellowknife - is from the water! Visit our website for more information.

Jackpine Paddle paddlers in canoes paddling along the Thaidene Nene National Park In the Northwest Territories.

Guided Multi-Day Expeditions

Unplug from the commonplace and discover a deeper connection with our Northwest Territories expeditions. We specialize in multi-day true wilderness adventures to the most remote northern rivers and lakes you’ll find anywhere on the planet. Based in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, we employ experienced indigenous and northern guides who will share with their love for our land. Visit our website or give us a call to learn more about our tours. Expeditions offered on the Horton, Thelon, Natla and Keele, Taltson, and other rivers. 




An over head shot of five canoes with people paddling on a Jackpine Paddle - Thelon River trip.

The Thelon is, without question, the most remote and the most pristine wilderness river of any considerable size left in North America. There are eight rapids along our route but no portages at all. Our entire route is on the tundra, south of the Thelon Wildlife Sanctuary, and is one of the most…

A woman on a Jackpine Paddle Canoe Expedition in the Thaidene Nene paddling in a red canoe.

Our guided Eileen River/Sled Creek canoe adventure offers exclusive access to one of the best wilderness wildlife trips in the Northwest Territories!

This is our top trip for spectacular campsites and world-class hiking opportunities in a very remote tundra wilderness. Our canoe trip lies…

The Beautiful cliff on the East Arm in the Northwest Territories with a lone Jack Pine Paddle paddler on a sunny day.

With craggy cliffs and rocky islands, the islands of the East Arm support bald eagles, terns and gulls. Breathtaking cliffs are built from rock as old as 2.7-billion years (the oldest in the world), making for some of the most epic campsites you’ll ever experience.

If fishing is your…

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