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Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures

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3603 Franklin Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2B5, Canada
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Aurora

Great trip over the ice to an island to see the aurora with Dale. Warm cozy cabin with samos and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
laurie s
via mobile
Fantastic Simply Fantastic experience

Wow what an amazing experience to go Snowmobiling on the frozen Great Slave Lake on the weekend... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
June Q
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Vancouver, Canada
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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 deliver very personalized professional guiding services.
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3603 Franklin Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2B5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip over the ice to an island to see the aurora with Dale. Warm cozy cabin with samos and snacks. Thanks to Dale for the conversation about the aurora and yellowknife and for sending pics of the aurora. Highly recommend renting clothing which we...More

Thank laurie s
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Wow what an amazing experience to go Snowmobiling on the frozen Great Slave Lake on the weekend. The coach, Carlos, is nothing short of outstanding. This is a man who knows the dangers involved with this sport and tells it like it is. He was...More

Thank June Q
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Flew up to Yellow Knife for 2 nights, with the singular purpose to go fishing. After we arrived, our fishing charter alerted us that it was too windy to go out - UGH!!! I flew from Calgary just for the one day of fishing and...More

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

I had such an amazing time with the team at Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures. I was travelling by myself from Australia and had been let down by another company in Yellowknife. The team fitted me in last minute for an ice fishing tour and snowmobiling. They...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Amazing rider and a nice coach. And the gears and facilities is great! This is my first ride and I will never forget this amazing adventure.

Thank Wilson H
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

You join Aurora hunting midnight and get some sleep, then you can take some outdoor activities, e.g. ice fishing, dog-sledding. You get on a caterpillar track vehicle and through frozen forests. You will arrive at Great Slave Lake to go fishing. They will teach how...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Snowmobiles are for 1 or 2 people and in very good conditions, Spectacular guide and a tour of beautiful places.

Thank ricardo l
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Our trip to Yellowknife to see the Aurora was amazing, thanks to Carlos and his Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures! We were personally welcomed by Carlos, for a city tour, and then we picked up our included winter gear at YOA. At 9 pm, we were picked...More

Thank libbyco
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

What an amazing adventure! My hubby surprised me with this trip. We flew to Yellowknife, Canada to view the Northern Lights. Plus my hubby scheduled us to ride on snowmobiles out to the cabin for the viewing. He knows I like the winter and snowmobiling....More

Thank Winterl0ver
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

We, the two lovely Aussie ladies recently visited "the Knife". Memorable mainly due to our hosts Carlos & Danny who were welcoming, happy, attentive & well organized. We experienced their city tour ( especially the shopping) & aurora viewing. On the verandah of our cabin...More

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sujin c
25 March 2018|
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Response from Michelle P | 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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Response from Debra G | Reviewed this property |
Please call Carlos at Yellowknife outdoor adventures at 866-444-8320. You will have an amazing time.
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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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