Northwest Territories Off The Beaten Path

  • Giant Mine equipment
    Giant Mine equipment
    by GrumpyDiver
  • Giant Mine equipment
    Giant Mine equipment
    by GrumpyDiver
  • Giant Mine equipment
    Giant Mine equipment
    by GrumpyDiver

Northwest Territories Off The Beaten Path

  • Kennady Lake

    Kennady lake is the site of a future mine. Kennady lake is on the barrenlands. There are trees around; few, small and far between. There's a lotsa water but it is all frozen. When flying in you could see the ice....deep, dark, blue ice on the lakes and brown murky ice frozen over the bogs and marshes. You could see far below afew ski-doos and 18...

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  • Native village of Rae-Edzo (Behcho ko)

    If you drive to or from Yellowknife, don't miss out this Dogrib community on the lake. They are two separated settlements, Rae sits on the end of the road off the main highway with interestingly scattered houses without fences or divide. There is a christian church in the village and a big podium for the drummers. There are many more smaller...

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  • fossils finds and fishing

    On the shores of Lac la Martre there were the most awesome huge fossils - put to shame anything else i've seen in Canada (mostly on large boulders). The fishing here is incredible - if you are a fishing enthusiast the arctic char are plentiful and mostly near trophy size (at least were in late 1970's when i visited here for months)Watch out for...

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  • Ice Road

    “Lac De Gras” is at approximately 64 degrees north; Very close to the Arctic Circle.The winters are long and cold. The primary industry is the diamond mines. the NWT Mining Act dictates for how long that people can stay. The mining camps are drug and alcohol free. There is a disproportionate male to female ratio. Ek’ati is the name of a Diamond...

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