Canada - Northwest Territories (PDF Chapter)
This is the Northwest Territories chapter from Lonely Planet’s Canada guide-book.
The Northwest Territories has a potent combo of epic, beautiful, accessible terrain, indige-nous culture and a cosmopolitan regional capital. This vast swath of boreal forest and Arctic tun-dra is five times the size of the UK, with the population of a small town.
- paddle past gorgeous hot springs or fly over Canada’s most spectacular waterfall in Na-hanni National Park Reserve
- embark on one of Canada’s iconic road trips on the Dempster Hwy
- enjoy NWT’s cosmopolitan capital, Yellowknife, and see the aurora borealis
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Yellowknife, North Slave, Highway 3, South Slave, Mackenzie Highway, Hay River, Fort Smith, Wood Buffalo National Park, Dehcho, Fort Simpson, Nahanni National Park Reserve, Sahtu, Norman Wells, Western Arctic, Inuvik, Tuktoyaktuk, Banks Island.
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