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Fort Smith's Summer Staycation Retreat

Offer Date: Summer 2021

A two-night stay at one of the following:

  • The Pelican Rapids Inn with FREE breakfast for 2 people from the onsite restaurant and great downtown location. Request the Northern Staycation rate, $167/ night.
  • The Wood Buffalo Inn - with kitchenette suites and downtown location.

Day 1 - Evening arrival

  • Enjoy a self-guided evening walk along the Thebacha Trail. Catch the sunset down by the rapids of the drowned and watch the American White Pelicans fish and swim in the rapids of the Slave River. For information on accessing hiking trails near Fort Smith click here: Fort Smith Trail Map
  • For dinner try some of NWT’s best pizza at Berro’s Pizzeria - Call 867-872-3332 to order

Day 2

Day 3

  • Go on a self-guided morning walk along the Thebacha Trail, through beautiful Fort Smith and along the forested Axe-Handle hill.
  • Book a tour at the Northern Life Museum & Cultural Centre for a behind the scenes look at the art, culture and history of the region. Open Monday - Saturday, call to book a special tour at 872-2859 or The cost is FREE. Be sure to check out locally made art in the museum gift shop.

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Fort Smith's Summer Staycation Retreat

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