Welcome to Nature's Greatest Light Show

Lights that seem close enough to touch.

There are two Aurora seasons in the Northwest Territories – autumn when the land and lakes are still warm, and winter when the land and lakes are frozen. Tip your head back in awe to catch the glittering lights dancing across the sky. Whether you prefer rugged or pampered, Northwest Territories outfitters and lodges offer day trips and three and four day packages designed to show you the best of our spectacular Aurora. 

 

Our Stories

Intriguing tales from Canada's Northwest Territories

For photography in the Northwest Territories, this is your best shot. 

At a posh Northern wilderness retreat, relaxation meets exhilaration.  

Snowmobiling, ice fishing, aurora watching, dogsled touring ... and that's just Day...

Mittens – check. Headlamp – check. Bailey's – OK, we're good to go! 

What do we do in winter? Dogsledding, snowy sliding – and oh yeah, the Aurora. 

Yellowknife is the best place to see Aurora. For our famous Aurora Hunting tour, we will drive to different locations to look for the best places to view the Northern Lights. Our Guides will take free professional photographs of you and tell you all about the...

Your adventure begins in Yellowknife where you will enjoy two days of exploration and photo-shooting before flying over 200 miles north to Point Lake for a five night stay at Peterson’s Point Lake Lodge. Each day you will explore the Arctic landscape with our team...