Welcome to Nature's Greatest Light Show

Lights that seem close enough to touch.

There are two Aurora seasons in the Northwest Territories – autumn when the land and lakes are still warm, and winter when the land and lakes are frozen. Tip your head back in awe to catch the glittering lights dancing across the sky. Whether you prefer rugged or pampered, Northwest Territories outfitters and lodges offer day trips and three and four day packages designed to show you the best of our spectacular Aurora. 

 

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Intriguing tales from Canada's Northwest Territories

It's always a good time to visit Yellowknife, the capital city of the Northwest Territories. Its...

Ready for your first aurora chasing adventure? Well, look up! Your host or your hotel will be...

Surprise! The Northern Lights like it hot. In late summer and fall, our skies are ablaze...

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

Mittens – check. Headlamp – check. Bailey's – OK, we're good to go! 

Nonacho Lake Fishing Adventures offers World Class Lake Trout and Northern Pike Fishing. The Spectacular Aurora Borealis come to life by mid August and can be seen the way they were meant to be seen without any light saturation from nearby towns or cities....

Discover the best of the Northwest Territories with this all-inclusive package. Enjoy 7 nights of prime aurora viewing in addition to the awe-inspiring autumn colours of the barrens (a unique feature in and of itself) and seasonal wildlife migrations.  Suitable...

Mackay Lake Lodge is the ideal setting to experience the fall Aurora. Spend the day taking in the picturesque surroundings, and the spectacular fall colours of the tundra. Wildlife in the area includes Barrenland caribou, muskox and arctic wolves, bears and a large...

Package includes three nights accommodation in our queen guest room plus seating for two of our highly acclaimed Aurora tours. Our tours are about four hours in length. We use the latest satellite images to determine the best direction to go and will...

Yellowknife is the best place to see Aurora. For our famous Aurora Hunting tour, we will drive to different locations to look for the best places to view the Northern Lights. Our Guides will take free professional photographs of you and tell you all about the...

Yellowknife is the best place to see Aurora! On our world famous Aurora Hunting tour, we drive to different locations to look for the best places to see Aurora. Our guides will take free professional photographs of you, tell you about Aurora, the night sky and why...

Rent  warm clothing so you can enjoy your time outdoors - view the aurora and participate in winter activities in comfort. Our winter clothing rentals provide you with the best defense against the cold. We have you covered from head to toe!  We...