rafting on Nahanni river

Paddling

Paddling

Floating the Foremost Waters

Take your choice of vacation highs in the Northwest Territories. There are packages that suit all tastes and abilities, from relaxed to high octane. Challenge a wild Northern river that few have ever travelled. Check out the territory's spectacular parks and campgrounds. Spot geese and ducks by the thousands, nesting on tundra lakes. Go face to face with muskoxen. Hike the gruelling Canol Trail, or backpack in the Mackenzie Mountains. Then relax with a round of golf at a community course.

Novice paddlers will enjoy putting a canoe into any number of North Slave shield lakes and more experienced paddlers may come up here to cross rivers like Nahanni, Broken Skull, Mountain, Thomsen, Mackenzie, Yellowknife, Coppermine, Thelon, and Hornaday off their bucketlists.

paddling on the mackenzie river

Challenge the wildest waters or recharge on tranquil bays

rafting on the Nahanni

Guided tours down iconic NWT waterways

SUP paddling on mountain river

See the North from a whole new perspective

Paddling Broken Skull River

Raging, remote rivers through untouched lands

launching a canoe from shore

Leisurely days on the water admiring pristine landscapes

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