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Experienced Paddling

Experienced Paddling

For the wild at heart

The Northwest Territories is synonymous with wild rivers. If you're a wilderness canoe-tripper, names like Nahanni, Thelon, Mountain and Coppermine set your heart dreaming. Welcome to the home of the most renowned paddling journeys on the planet. Start packing your dry-bags. Whether you're looking to paddle your way to the Arctic Ocean, Nunavut, or cross a few Class 4 rapids off your list, the Northwest Territories is the place to make all your paddling dreams come true.

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