Northwest Territories Transportation

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Northwest Territories Transportation

  • Long distances on the road with little...

    If you do head out to this part of the world, please be aware that this part of Canada is sparesely populated, even by Canadian standards. This means no gas stations, restaurants and accommodations and long driving stretches between places. Take care when planning your trip and fuel up your vehicle at every opportunity!

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  • Kennady Lake can be accessed by ice road...

    Kennady lake is about 300-km northeast of Yellowknife. This is the site of a future mine. Kennady lake is a barren landarea on the arctic tundra. There is a lot of 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. As we flew along in a...

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  • Cost of fuel

    The petrol to sub-arctic Northwest Territories is hauled from Alberta by big tankers. And this is reflected in its price. In Yellowknife I payed 1.54CDN/L at the probably most expensive station in the town near the Information Centre. The other stations sold the regular petrol for around 1.48CDN/L (when down in Calgary it was for about 1.30CDN/L.

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  • Ice Road, NWT

    “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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  • Hitchhiking around Canada

    After spending the whole winter in the arctic, spring came. The ice had finally broken enough to leave Yellowknife.We, all three of us hitchhiked to Vancouver Island. We got a 18 wheeler from Yellowknife to High Level. When we reached the MIGHTY MACKENZIE ice and growlers and slush and birgy bitspushewd down the river and spun the boat around in...

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  • Ice Road, NWT

    “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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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: Very Good

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 1.5 out of 5 stars

  • 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

  • Yellowknife Inn

    5010 49th St, Yellowknife, NT X1A2N4

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Families

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