The 23 best things about summer up north

Anonymous (not verified) Tue, 04/23/2019 - 11:10

Flying in floatplanes. Riding on car ferries. And – yes, skinnydipping. 

cool highways: 4 awesome ice-roads in the Northwest Territories

Anonymous (not verified) Tue, 04/23/2019 - 11:10

With the arrival of winter, it's time to rev up for a polar road-trip.

National holiday with events in all communities. Contact town offices and check community websites for details.

The Trans Canada Trail is used by millions to experience our country's legendary wilderness. Now 73% complete, the Trail is over 16,800 kilometres long connecting the Atlantic, Pacific and Arctic coasts. Comprised of locally-managed segments, the Trail is within 30 minutes of more than 80% of Canadians and runs through or near 1,000 communities. In the Northwest Territories, much of the trail follows rivers or lake shores with water routes totaling over 2,200 km. Overland routes comprise 600 km.

Enjoy a beverage and/or a meal in our comfortable lounge or outdoor patio. Pool tables, video games, and multiple large screen TVs have all the sports you would desire.

 

Acho Dene Native Crafts is a collective of over 40 cottage producers living in the community produce the products sold by the store. These products are made using a blend of ancestral techniques and themes with traditional and modern materials to make birch bark baskets, jewellery, moccasins, mittens, mukluks and other souvenirs.

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