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Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures

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We offer half days and full day excursions, winter and summer. Winter activities, snowmobiling, dog sledding, aurora viewing on Great Slave Lake. Summer activities, trophy pike fishing, boat tours, Great slave lake dinner cruises and more...We...more
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3603 Franklin Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2B5, Canada
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+1 867-444-8320
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We participated in 2-hour-course in January. Driving snowmobile is easy and fun for me and my husband. Carlos is kind and helpful. He is such an expert and always checks if everyone is doing okay. Push an accelerator, keep safety distance, enjoy the beautiful scenery...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jihae21402
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently spent three nights in Yellowknife. Our flight was delayed and we arrived late in the evening. Despite the late hour, Carlos went out of his way to make sure we got all our winter clothing and were well prepared for the activities ahead....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank andozocco
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did an Aurora tour with this company last week. Unfortunately the weather was quite cloudy that night, so we didn't see anything. This is not the fault of the company, but we didn't think the price we paid (higher than other companies) matched the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AntS416
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Booked for three nights of aurora watching, night 1 was overcast with a little light action but enjoyed the boat trip, warm cabin, food & chatter to make it a memorable evening. Night 2 personalised aurora viewing with Danny, lights turned on for us for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jill C
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Great northern hospitality by Carlos and team. Great adventure spending the day fishing for Northern pike.Included was a stop for an awesome lunch at outpost cabin. Highly recommended when on an adventure to Yellowknife. Thanks again Carlos!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank flyfloats1
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Our family planned a northern camping trip to Yellowknife and we knew we would want to get out Northern Pike fishing. We arrived in town and had not booked anything, I called several advertised outfitters and Carlos got back to me first. I am sure...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank H6374VFphilb
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Carlos is first class with a great sense of humor. His cooking is top notch. We had Charlie as our guide as Carlos had other clients. Charlie is incredible in his own right. Very knowledgeable about the lake and everything around it. His fish hunting...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dinofanelli
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked a trip with Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures during our visit to Yellowknife. When booking, Carlos was very responsive and returned our call when promised. Carlos and our guide, Danny were excellent. Danny is a wealth of information about the area and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank HLSG_29
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Our 'girls weekend' include a two hour snowmobiling tour with YOA. There was a variety of snowmobile experience levels in our group and Carlos seamlessly ensured everyone on the tour was safe and enjoyed themselves. Would not hesitate to book with YOA again. Thank you...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Julianne R
Reviewed April 15, 2018

I went to Yellowknife with my son and daughter and we went snowmobiling, aurora viewing, and dog sledding with YOA. All of the trips departed on time and the staff was excellent. We took a track-van over the lake to their aurora viewing hut, which...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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sujinc68
March 25, 2018|
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Response from Travellingisliving83 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I don’t think there would be an issue. Just send An email to Carlos and he will let you know.
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Pat W
September 3, 2016|
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Response from 377debrag | Reviewed this property |
Please call Carlos at Yellowknife outdoor adventures at 866-444-8320. You will have an amazing time.
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anthonyz598
February 23, 2016|
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Response from jamie k | Reviewed this property |
The lights are the most active and visible in the winter, but travelling in January and February can be impractical if you don't already have the winter gear needed. Friends of mine came up mid- to end-September and were... More
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