Yellowknife

 
You can still feel the frontier spirit of the 1930s gold-rush era in Yellowknife’s historic Old Town and when the sun shines almost 24 hours a day in summer, prepare for something unique.
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1,537 miles NE of Seattle
Yellowknife is in the Northwest Territories

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Local highlights

Sample Experiences

  • Helicopter into Nahanni to hike mountain meadows, paddle remote rivers, soak in wilderness hot springs
  • Drive across frozen lakes past a diamond mine, chat with ice truckers, spot Arctic wildlife
  • Experience the Great Northern Arts Festival