Northwest Territories Things to Do

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Northwest Territories Things to Do

  • Fred Henne Territorial Park

    Fred Henne Territorial Park is literally located just outside the Yellowknife Airport. There is a trail that takes you by some of the oldest rock formations in the world. I've been told that during summertime, the lake here is the only reasonable swimming lake in the Northwest Territories. Other beach activities are also available here. Camping is...

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  • Ragged Ass Road

    Probably the most famous named road in all the Northwest Territories, Ragged Ass Road is located in Yellowknife. It was named by a group of friends after a season of hard work without any profit. Ragged ass meant dirt poor, so they jokingly put the sign up. In time, Yellowknife officially adopted it. Ragged Ass Road is located in Old Town and not...

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  • Yellowknife

    Yellowknife, the capital of the Northwest Territories (also known as the Diamond Capital of North America) is very boom or bust town. Mining of one sort usually keeps workers coming here. First it was gold, now diamonds and soon, it will probably be rare earth metals. It's also a government town. It's a pricey place but if you are with the...

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  • Inuvik

    Inuvik was a place that I had moved to briefly when I was young on my own. I remember that because of my working and sleeping hours that I did not see the sun for a month. I would see a bit of twilight but the sun would have set or wasn't even breaking the horizon. Inuvik is the main town in the north of the Northwest Territories. It's population...

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  • meet nice people in unexpected places

    Meeting nice people is fun, especially when it is unexpected.One day I was working at a remote northern location when out of the blue Jergen B. appearedJergen was from a community on the Arctic Ocean and arrived at our camp from a hunting lodge. He had a skidoo with a rifle and several wolf pelts.He was a very nice man. I later met him later in...

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Northwest Territories Hotels

  • Coast Fraser Tower Hotel

    5303 52 Street, Yellowknife, NT, X1A1V1, CA

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Inuvik Capital Suites

    An average comfortable establishment. For convenience, it is situated almost in the middle of the...

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  • Explorer Hotel

    The Explorer Hotel was clean, at a great location at the edge of downtown. Within walking distance...

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  • Nova Inn Inuvik

    300 Mackenzie Road, Inuvik, X0E 0T0, Canada

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Super 8 Motel - Yellow Knife

    nicely located near walmart and other shopping but not located in center of city 100% non-smoking...

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  • Arctic Chalet B&B

    25 Carn St, Inuvik, X0E 0T0, Canada

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 1.5 out of 5 stars

  • Yellowknife Inn

    5010 49th St, Yellowknife, NT X1A2N4

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Families

  • Capital Suites Yellowknife

    I didn't stay at the Capital Suites but visited there and this hotel was clean and the suites were...

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  • Chateau Nova

    4001 50th Street, Yellowknife, NT, X1A 2N2, CA

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

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