NWT - Aurora at Blachford Lake Lodge
Spend two nights at the remote Blachford Lake Lodge in the Northwest Territories where you can engage in activities such as snowshowing, cross country skiing, hiking, igloo building, quinzhee building, wildlife tracking, ice fishing, fat tire biking, skating and hockey and of course Aurora viewing.
Begin and end your trip with a night in Yellowknife.
Nature & Wildlife, Snow
Canada, Arctic1, NTNUYT
Basic / Moderate
Leisurely / Moderate
Vehicle, bush plane
Hotel in Yellowknife, cabin or lodge at Blachford Lake Lodge
Months of Operation
January, February, March, April
5-day programme starts Tuesday or Thursday. Longer packages available
DAY 1 Start Yellowknife. Aurora tour.
DAYs 2 & 3 Blachford Lake Lodge, activities as per inclusions
DAY 4 Return Yellowknife
DAY 5 End Yellowknife
Two nights accommodation Days Inn Yellowknife
Yellowknife arrival and departure airport shuttle
One guided, 3 hour aurora viewing tour Yellowknife
Round trip bush-plane flight from Yellowknife - Blachford
Two nights all-inclusive accommodation at Blachford Lake Lodge in cabin or lodge, as chosen
Gourmet meals and snacks while at Blachford
Two hour interpretive experience daily (snowshoeing, X-country skiing, fat-tire biking or ice skating/hockey)
Use of most lodge equipment for snowshoeing, X-country skiing, hiking, igloo building, quinzhee building, wildlife tracking, ice fishing, fat tire biking, skating and hockey
Use of lodge facilities – Aurora lounge, fireplaces, library, hot tub, sauna, tipi, Aurora viewing decks
All-night aurora watch service
Aurora photography tips and hints
High-speed, wireless internet (up to 200MB/day per guest – additional use at extra cost)
Mandatory 10% gratuities at lodge
(Optional tours and add-ons at Blachford Lake Lodge available)
Sample tour. Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice. Please inquire.
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