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

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Annual event held on the anniversary of the prophet Ehtseo Ayha’s birthday. Congregate in Deline to participate in discussions and workshops for spiritual, religious, and healing purposes. The event is also designed for participants to experience the traditional way of healing as well as sharing traditional philosophies of life. Includes activities of spiritual growth including teaching of inner self-process, dealing with past hurt, dealing with social problems and discussions of Dene history, legends and spirituality.

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The Beating Heart of the North

Here in the trackless core of the territory, the frantic outside world is held at bay. This is the home of a grand inland sea, Great Bear – nearly 500 metres deep, slithering with colossal trout, cliff-flanked, and salted with alluring place-names: Conjuror Bay, Grizzly Bear Mountain, the Scented Grass Hills.

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Located in the Heritage Hotel, Ventures Dining Room and Canol Lounge offer great food in a relaxed atmosphere.

A favorite place for friends to gather and catch the game. Open seven days a week, fully licensed.


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Canoe rental, gear outfitting, logistical planning & expediting available for the Redstone, Natla, Keele, Snake, Bonnet Plume, Mountain, Horton, Anderson & Great Bear Rivers and the Canol Heritage Trail. In 2011, Canoe North Adventures opened a new Outfitting Centre at the float base on DOT Lake in Norman Wells with high quality gear and equipment.


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