Climb aboard a Twin Otter bush plane for your Arctic adventure of a lifetime. Fly over the Mackenzie Delta and into the heart of the British Mountains. Hear the stories and experience the culture of your Inuvialuit hosts.
Explore the breathtaking mountain wilderness of Ivvavik National Park. Kick back and relax under the midnight sun at a comfortable Arctic base camp. Parks Canada guided Arctic base camp trips make this hiker’s paradise easier to get to.
Inuvialuit cultural host
All trips include:
~Flights from Whitehorse, Yukon & Inuvik, NT
~Hotel 1-2 nights before & after (depending on flights)
~Transportation between the Parks Canada office in Inuvik and the airport
~Charter flights from Inuvik, NT to Ivvavik National Park, YT and return
~Use of Imniarvik base camp facilities including washrooms and bear-safe storage
~Use of camping mattress
~Accommodation in prospector or mountaineering tents
~All meals and snacks
~Inuvialuit cultural host
~Northern backcountry use fee
The optional interpretative hikes on this experience are of varying lengths and difficulty. There are no marked trails and the terrain varies from fairly flat to hummocky, with some steep and very steep sections. Good waterproof hiking boots with strong ankle support are required for your comfort and safety.
Easy, moderate and strenuous hiking options are available. It is recommended that you have the ability to hike over uneven terrain for a half to a full day.
Option Add-On: Parks Canada Fishing License (Daily $9.80, Annual $34.30)
5-Day Catered Trips to Ivvavik National Park
(3 NT Inuvik Accom.)
5-Day Catered Trip with Herschel Island Excursion
(3 NT Inuvik Accom.)
*Option:Parks Canada Fishing License (Daily $9.80, Annual $34.30)
Tuktut Nogait National Park
Uyarsivik Lake Base Camp: A Northern Iconic Experience
© C. Jones / Parks Canada
All base camp trips depart from the Parks Canada office in Inuvik, Northwest Territories
What’s included in the experience?
- Flights from Whitehorse to Inuvik
- Hotel Accommodation 1 night before/after
- Transportation between the Parks Canada office in Inuvik and the floatplane base
- Charter flights between Inuvik, NT and Uyarsivik Lake Base Camp in Tuktut Nogait National Park
- Use of camping mattress
- Accommodation in mountaineering tents
- Guided hikes
- Interpretation by Inuvialuit cultural host
- All meals and snacks
- Northern backcountry use fee
La Roncière Falls Heli-Hiking Day Trip Option from Uyarsivik Lake Base Camp $*
Is this trip for me?
The optional interpretive hikes on this experience are of varying lengths and difficulty. Good waterproof hiking boots with strong ankle support are required for your comfort and safety. It is recommended that you have the ability to hike over uneven terrain for a half to a full day.
|2017 Trip Dates||Seat(s)
Price: $ w/o La Roncière Falls Heli-Hiking Day Trip Option
$. w/La Roncière Falls Heli-Hiking Day Trip Option
**More dates may be added once this trip is full.
TNNP Info Sheet