Activities

Private Dining & Aurora Viewing

Join us at Aurora Village for a Canadian Signature Experience with our ‘ViTeepee’ treatment. Enjoy with a three-course meal in a private teepee and watch in comfort as the brilliantly beautiful Aurora dances across the northern sky.

Enjoy the traditional look of the teepee under the dancing Aurora in a more personal, private setting! All tours are a smaller group size with limited seating each night, so book early! Enjoy the warm crackling fire while sitting comfortably inside our teepees and listening to stories about our Ancestors by our Indigenous guides.

In the comfort of a heated 15 passenger bus drive over the winter roads in luxury to view the northern lights. Your 4 hour tour includes multiple stops for aurora viewing and ends at North of 60 Aurora Adventures secluded camp for tea and bannock in a trapper's tent and tee-pee with time for photographing the northern lights. Tour requires minimum 4 people. Visit our website or give us a call for more information.

4 hour tour | 4 people minimum

Sundog Adventures is offering aurora photography workshops every Tuesday and Friday evening, led by Yellowknife photographers, Bill Braden, Martin Male and Lenora Barrett.

You will learn:

  • The legends and science of the aurora,
  • Essential camera settings,
  • Composing and light painting,
  • Overviews of time lapse and processing images.

The workshop costs $75 per person and includes:

Escape to Yellowknife for 3 days of aurora adventure, chasing the Northern Lights through the vast Canadian wilderness. Enjoy free time on your own to explore the area during the day, rest up in a convenient and comfortable local hotel (which is included), and set out at night with a guide to track down the Aurora Borealis.

Day 1: Arrival & Aurora Hunting Tour

Immerse yourself in the wintry wonders and snowy scenery of Yellowknife during 5 days 4 nights action-packed 5 days of Christmas outdoor adventure. Spend the daylight hours snowshoeing, dog sledding, drive on ice road with only 5 feet of ice separate you from 630 meters fall from one of the world's largest lake "Great Slave Lake," and soak in the splendor of the Northern Lights show after-dark aurora-hunting-viewing excursions.

Package Highlights

This is the ultimate Arctic experience! During this guided self‐drive trip, you will drive the famous Dempster Highway all the way to the Arctic, plus you'll drive up to the Arctic Ocean to Tuktoyaktuk on the northernmost road in Canada. On your way north, as you cross the Arctic Circle, you will see pristine snow covered mountain ranges and Northern Lights dancing over the vast arctic tundra. Discover how it feels to drive your own 4x4 SUV on the only road in Canada that crosses the Arctic Circle. Joining this road trip during the Arctic winter is an once‐in‐a‐lifetime experience.

We offer an all-inclusive Aurora Viewing and City Tour Package. We will find the best locations in Yellowknife using the latest technology to view the Aurora Borealis and take you to all the must-see spots around Yellowknife. Don't wait to book your tour with us!

This package includes:

Don't wait to book this Aurora viewing experience of a lifetime. We offer a multi-night package, to ensure you get the best opportunity to view the Aurora. 

Package includes:

  • 3 nights of spectacular Aurora viewing - 3-4 hours each night of private viewing outside of Yellowknife
  • Pick up at requested location in a luxurious 4x4 Mercedes Benz Sprinter Van
  • Photos of your unforgettable evening under the Aurora (approx. 6 photos)

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