Aurora viewing from scenic locations along the Ingraham Trail in Yellowknife, NWT. Hot beverages and snacks are provided on site.
A presentation about the science behind the auroras given by astronomer Dr. José Francisco Salgado.
Souvenir photos of you and your group in front of the auroras taken by a professional photographer.
Instruction on photographing the Northern Lights by professional photograhers José Francisco Salgado and Dale Baskin. View our photo album and read our Digital Photography Review article.
A visit to a Dene First Nation community to learn about their way of life — storytelling, history and legends, try samples of traditional foods.
A daytime hike to beautiful Cameron Falls.
Guided tour of the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre.
Visit to Bush Pilots Monument in Old Town for a panoramic view of Yellowknife.
- • Driving on ice roads and snowshoeing, dog sledding or snow mobiling (Winter tours.)
- • You can rent Arctic clothing for Winter tours or purchase this recommended gear for Winter and Summer/Fall tours.
- • Additional hiking, canoe, or bike tour (September tours).
All ground transportation.
Breakfast everyday and three (out of five) dinners.
Five-night lodging. To facilitate travel schedules, additional nights of accommodation are available.
A bilingual (English and Spanish) tour leader.
Gift bag including a Yellowknife aurora print.
Tour Rates and Dates
For rates, dates, and additional information
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Winter 2018 No. 1: Sunday, Mar 4 - Friday, Mar 9
Winter 2018 No. 2: Sunday, Mar 11 - Friday, Mar 16
Summer 2018 No. 1: Sunday, Sept 9 - Friday, Sep 14
Summer 2018 No. 2: Sunday, Sept 16 - Friday, Sep 21
Winter 2019 No. 1: Sunday, Feb 24 - Friday, Mar 1
Winter 2019 No. 2: Sunday, Mar 3 - Friday, Mar 8
Temperature and Clothing
In September, nighttime temperatures drop to about 30 F (-1 C) while in March they drop to about -15 F (-26 C). Arctic winter clothing is available for rent. However, if you would like to purchase and bring your own apparel, we recommend these products we own and use in March and September.
For additional information please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 630-886-6443