It’s a good thing that it’s nearly lunchtime, or that trip to the Acho Dene Native Crafts store in Fort Liard could be an expensive affair. There’s nothing like an impending deadline to curtail your spending.
The Great Outdoors
The floatplane skips along the water in staccato bursts, churning up water in its wake. Then it lifts off, leaving the picturesque village of Fort Simpson behind. As we soar over Nahanni National Park Reserve, the South Nahanni River weaves its way through steep canyons and past jagged peaks.
You’re here on a business meeting and you have a half day or full day to spare. Here are some great things to do to make your trip memorable (and whet your appetite to return).
Vanessa Gerlock, product development officer for Nahanni National Park Reserve, is hard pressed to pick her favourite spot in the park. "I have so many!" she exclaims.
Billy Joss Golf Course - Ulukhaktok
It’s a Saturday morning and a woman stands at the end of the dock at a cabin in the bush. She and her two travel companions took a tiny bush plane from Fort Smith to get to this slice of paradise in the Northwest Territories.
Driving North of Sixty? Keep a tent and tackle box handy for these memorable stops and campgrounds. Book your campground online at campingnwt.ca
Hay River Territorial Park and Campground
The List:Hosting Royalty is nothing new for the NWT. Check out these Royal-worthy attractions. History-CentralQueen Elizabeth visited Fort Smith in 1959 but much has changed since then.
OK, I have to ask: when was the last time that you went to a meeting or conference and ended up sleeping aboard a barge under the midnight sun? Every June, Inuvik hosts as many as 500 delegates for the Inuvik Petroleum Show.