Activities

Book this entire cabin in the remote wilderness of the Mackenzie Mountains located in Canada's Spectacular Northwest Territories!

This cabin is accessible by float plane. There are no roads, no traffic, and no other inhabitants other than the local wildlife! This is a self sustaining cabin with solar power, washing and cooking facilities, and endless outdoor amenities!

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:

Come join award-winning Canadian creative landscape and wildlife photographer, artist, and educator, Dave Brosha for an action-packed five-day workshop in late August and early September to capture the vibrant colours and Aurora Borealis in one of Canada's most beautiful northern settings. Explore the world of nature photography through a series of slideshows, talks, demonstrations, and hands-on shooting experiences. The workshop will be held at Aylmer Lake Lodge.

Aylmer Lake Lodge explodes with bird life. Arctic Peregrines, Sandpipers, Red Throated Loons, Parasitic Jaegers, Bald Eagles, Golden Eagles, Geese, Ducks, Yellow Billed Loons, and the list goes on the birds seem to be everywhere. Watch Loons running across the water. See the adult birds pushing their young out of the nest and chasing them back up to the nest to strengthen them for long journeys.

If you always wanted to know how it feels to be an Arctic explorer, this is your chance to test the ice! This isn’t an ordinary road trip. Driving up to the edge of the continent is an adventure second to none. The Dempster Highway is the only road in Canada that crosses the Arctic Circle. Experience the awesome beauty of a northern mountain wilderness.

This isn’t an ordinary road trip. Driving up to the edge of the continent is an adventure second to none. During this guided self‐drive trip, you will drive the famous Dempster Highway all the way to the Arctic, and 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 witness the pristine mountain ranges and vast arctic tundra and enjoy sitting in the sunshine at midnight. 

Tour is available during the Fall Season: August 25th - September 14th

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.

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