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Whisk yourself away for a quick adventure weekend getaway with North-Wright Airways!!

Destination: Kelly Lake

Friday (July 9) 

Start your trip by seeing the Sahtu by air by departing Yellowknife on North-Wright Airways at 2:30pm to fly to Norman Wells through Fort Good Hope or Deline and Tulita. 

Arrive at 6pm in Norman Wells. You will have the evening to stroll the beaches of the Mackenzie River, check out the town of Norman Wells or enjoy a round of golf at the Royal Canadian Legion golf course. 

Saturday (July 10)

This year, take a trip to one of the North’s most exclusive and impressive tourism destinations, Ten Stone Mountain Lodge. Located nearly a mile high in the alpine and nestled on the mountainside in the Mackenzie Mountains, this self-sustaining location is guaranteed to impress you as a northerner. Let us do all the work to get you there as you sit back, relax, and take in the incredible views as you fly across our vast landscape into the lodge.

Book this entire cabin in the remote wilderness of the stunningly breath-taking, Mackenzie Mountains. This cabin is hands down the best location to do some hiking, wildlife viewing and unique staycation getaway. This self-sustaining lodge is equipped with solar power, an outhouse and water for shower and washing. It is fully furnished with linens, furniture and kitchen utilities. It also has a 360 degrees Mountain View showcasing the beautiful terrain of the Ten Stone Mountain Range.

With six stunning canyons, the Mountain River is considered the most coveted whitewater canoe trip in Canada by seasoned river-guides. Its remote setting and big, fun whitewater with jaw-dropping mountain scenery will thrill you right to the confluence with the Mackenzie River.


We can provide transportation up the Mackenzie River, Great Bear Lake, Great Bear River, Brackett River, Kelly Lake, and the Keele River to get on the water with these fun additions!

17' Prospector Canoes

If are looking for a spectacular weekend retreat nestled in the serenity of the Mackenzie Mountains at Ten Stone Mountain Lodge. North-Wright Airways can meet your needs.

For more information or to book your stay at Ten Stone Mountain Lodge, please give us a call or visit our website. We look forward to serving you.

Please note, all air travel and bookings must be booked exclusively through North-Wright Airways Ltd.

National Indigenous Peoples Day, formerly known as Aboriginal Day, is celebrated every June 21st all across Canada. In the Northwest Territories, it's a statutory holiday. In every community in the territory, you'll find festivities that include cultural demonstrations, live music, artwork and traditional food, all to honour and recognize the Métis, Inuit and First Nations people who've made the North their home for centuries. 

North-Wright Airways is the Sahtu Region's premier air service. We are located 145 km (90 miles) south of the Arctic Circle in the heart of the Sahtu Region, at Norman Wells, Northwest Territories and we have bases in Inuvik and Yellowknife. A family business, North-Wright Airways believes in providing our customers with nothing less than the best quality service at a competitive price.

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