Yellowknife Tours

Your ultimate northern adventure

Our packages are not enough for you? No problem! You can enjoy more activities shown below.

Winter Activities (November 30th - April 15th)

* We offer pick-up transfers for all winter tours ($7 for Snowmobile Aurora Viewing Tour / Nature Viewing and Snowmobile Tour, $5 for other tours unless otherwise stated). All packages do not include 5% GST.

Yellowknife City Tour

$85 / Guest *

Experience northern culture in Yellowknife City.

Aurora Viewing Tour at Aurora Station

$125 / Guest *

You will enjoy Aurora Borealis in the brand new comfort Aurora Station with the only designed sky-deck observatory in the Arctic.

  • Hot beverages and snacks are served.
  • Flushing toilets and full kitchen are built in the log cabin.
  • There are Aboriginal tipi for photography.

Aboriginal Cultural Aurora Viewing Tour

(Min 4 guests)
$125 / Guest *

Drive from Yellowknife city to Dettah (Dene community) on the ice road, if it is opened. Spend 3 to 4 hours on the shore line of Great Slave lake with wood stove cabin viewing the spectacular Aurora Northern Lights. Authentic northern snacks and hot beverages will be served. Sharing Dene way of life through history, Weledeh language and connection to the land. Traditional aboriginal drumming will be performed as well.

  • 4 hours of viewing starting at either 9:00 p.m.–1:00 a.m. or 10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
  • The price includes round-trip transportation to the Aurora viewing site.
  • Complimentary hot drink, traditional cook fish on fire will be served.

Snowmobile Aurora Viewing Tour

(Min 2 guests)
$235 / Guest *

30 mins excited snowmobile ride along the lake to a cozy Great Slave Lake cabin, enjoy the breath taking Northern Lights. Hot beverages and northern snacks will be served. An opportunity to experience a unique winter wonderland. Include snowmobile gear.

Aboriginal Culture Tour

$90 / Guest * (2 hrs)

Spend an enjoyable afternoon in the Dene community of Ndilo on the shores of Great Slave Lake in a heated trappers tent, a teepee and a Dene home. This tour includes a traditional trap demonstration, a fur display and guests may try on Aboriginal clothing for a photo-shoot. You will also walk in snowshoes on the frozen Great Slave Lake, build a fire in a teepee and compete with fellow guests in a number of Aboriginal games. Take a slide down the snowy hill before entering a dene home to make your own miniature Aboriginal drum. Refreshments and hot lunch will be provided.

Aboriginal Drum Workshop

$280 / Guest * (3 hrs, include drum materials)

Local Dene guide will provide a short tour of the Teepee Village, with trap demonstration and fur display. Guests will enter into a Dene home in the community of Ndilo on the shores of Great Slave Lake. Guide will lead guests through all of the steps required to make your own 12 inch drum made with a traditional wood rim and rawhide covering. Guest will also make a drumbeater using local materials. Refreshments and snacks will be provided.

Nature Viewing and Snowmobile Tour

(Min 2 guests)
1 hour: $125 / Guest, Drive your own machine. (Rider $95)
2 hours: $185 / Guest, Drive your own machine. (Rider $115)

Exciting snowmobile ride through the back country wilderness, travelling on thickly forested trails. Stop and take photos of breathtaking scenery. Play on frozen lakes. Include snowmobile gear.

Fat Bike Tours

$130 / Guest *

Fat Bikes were pioneered and developed back in the 1980's out of Alaska's snow and the sands of New Mexico. These radical new types of bikes with 4 to 5 inch wide tires are able to take people over rock, sand, snow and ice with excitement, comfort and confidence!

  • 1 fat bike of appropriate size
  • Adjustable helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Mid ride snack break including beverage
  • Optional photo package depending on photographer availability
  • Optional finish destination of your choice. (We will pick up the bikes)

How to book Fat Bike Tour

  1. Send an email to [email protected] or call us at (867) 873-4600
  2. Specify number of guests, their ages, approximate height (cm or inches), preferred dates and times and skill level
  3. Specify any attractions in Yellowknife that you might like to visit or see along the way
  4. Indicate if you would like a return loop tour or A to B tour that could finish at a popular restaurant or attraction of your choice.
  5. Based on the above information, we will then send you a quote

The Bombardier ice fishing tour on Great Slave Lake

(Min 4 guests)
$125 / Guest *

Imagine, heading out in a bombardier, over a stunning lake of snow and ice to photograph some of the rare beauty that makes the North so magical. Learn about the pressure ridges that create impressive ice heaves.  Or try your hand at ice fishing, see a demonstration of commercial fishery and sample the catch.

The sport ice fishing tour

(Min 4 guests)
$150 / Guest *

Enjoy a 4-hour ice fishing experience on Great Slave Lake. Travel a half hour by heated, snow-tracked vehicle to your comfortable fishing hut, then drop a line through several feet of ice, to see if you can pull in a big one.

  • Including Fishing License & Gourmet lunch

Alaskan Husky Dog Sledding Tour

$125 / Guest *

Enjoy the peaceful Boreal Forest by way of dog sledding team. You will fell one with the dogs as they lead you through the scenic trails in the wilderness. This is approx. 45-minute tour in total, including a safety speech from your professional mushers. This is a “Drive your own Dog Team”.

Do not worry, you will be under very close supervision from Enodah Kennel's experienced mushers who will be more than happy to help you along the wilderness trail. We encourage interaction with our happy friendly working husky dogs and will gladly take photos of you driving the team through the wilderness. At the end of the tour, there will be lots of time for hugs and photos with your favorite dogs.

Autumn Activities (August 15th - September 30th)

All packages do not include 5% GST.

Special Yellowknife City Tour

$85 / Guest *

See all that Yellowknife has to offer. Explore our beautiful city! Stops at the legislative assembly, Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre, and at visit Frontier Visitor center as well. And as a scenic drive through downtown and Old Town., and stop at pilots monument where you can overlook the city view Yellowknife and old town. Winter, we’ll go and explorer the Dettah ice road and the unique Ice castle in March. Experience the true northern culture in the Yellowknife city.

Aurora Viewing Tour at Aurora Station

$125 / Guest *

You will enjoy Aurora Borealis in the brand new comfort Aurora Station with the only designed sky-deck observatory in the Arctic.

  • Hot beverages and snacks are served.
  • Flushing toilets and full kitchen are built in the log cabin.
  • There are Aboriginal tipi for photography.

Aboriginal Cultural Aurora Viewing Tour

(Min 4 guests)
$125 / Guest *

Drive from Yellowknife city to Dettah (Dene community) on the ice road, if it is opened. Spend 3 to 4 hours on the shore line of Great Slave lake with wood stove cabin viewing the spectacular Aurora Northern Lights. Authentic northern snacks and hot beverages will be served. Sharing Dene way of life through history, Weledeh language and connection to the land. Traditional aboriginal drumming will be performed as well.

  • 4 hours of viewing starting at either 9:00 p.m.–1:00 a.m. or 10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
  • The price includes round-trip transportation to the Aurora viewing site.
  • Complimentary hot drink, traditional cook fish on fire will be served.

Deluxe coach aurora viewing tour

$100 / Guest *

We will drive you to different lakes and hunting for a good spot for aurora viewing. You will enjoy Aurora Borealis around the lakes, seeing the reflection on the lakes while aurora appear. 4 hours of viewing starting around 10:30 pm to 2:30 am.

Fat Bike Tours

$150 / Guest *

Fat Bikes were pioneered and developed back in the 1980's out of Alaska's snow and the sands of New Mexico. These radical new types of bikes with 4 to 5 inch wide tires are able to take people over rock, sand, snow and ice with excitement, comfort and confidence!

  • 1 fat bike of appropriate size
  • Adjustable helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Mid ride snack break including beverage
  • Optional photo package depending on photographer availability
  • Optional finish destination of your choice. (We will pick up the bikes)

How to book Fat Bike Tour

  1. Send an email to [email protected] or call us at (867) 873-4600
  2. Specify number of guests, their ages, approximate height (cm or inches), preferred dates and times and skill level
  3. Specify any attractions in Yellowknife that you might like to visit or see along the way
  4. Indicate if you would like a return loop tour or A to B tour that could finish at a popular restaurant or attraction of your choice.
  5. Based on the above information, we will then send you a quote

Boat trip in Great slave lake

$155 / Guest *

4 hours boat trip with fishing on Great slave lake. Enjoy traditional fish fry meal on the island. (Fishing licence not included.)

Cameron falls hiking

$100 / Guest *

4 hours hiking tour to the stunning Cameron Falls and enjoy the scenic forested trails in the true North. Stop and take photos of the breathtaking scenery. Let the nature cleanse your mind and soul.