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Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures

3603 Franklin Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2B5, Canada
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Great time with Carlos and Dale!

I went to Yellowknife with my son and daughter and we went snowmobiling, aurora viewing, and dog... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Wgust
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Chicago, Illinois
from plus 35 degrees to minus 35 degrees in a day

I had always wanted to see the northern lights. my research showed Yellowknife to be one of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
terence w
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Townsville, Australia
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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 6 days ago

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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had always wanted to see the northern lights. my research showed Yellowknife to be one of the best in the world to see them. If you went in the times suggested for three nights. best time being two weeks after the full moon. So...More

Thank terence w
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had so much fun. It was a group of 4 people and it was a lovely experience. He made sure that we knew what we where doing and once we proved we where confidant he allowed us to have a bit more fun. We...More

Thank Megan M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Carlos was the bomb. First part of two hour tour was used to assess the order of our skills. Second part we got to go adventure. Good combo of speed, turning, trail. CAN RECOMMEND.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 13yo son and I went with Carlos on his 2-hour snowmobile tour and had an excellent experience! Safety is #1 and we both had the best time. Highly recommend! Thank you, Carlos!!

Thank tedkonnie
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

IT IS AN EXCEPTIONAL TRIP RIDING SNOWMOBILE!!!! Carlos is a little bit grumpy but so funny at the same time ,He is like bipolar hahahaha. He guided us in that beautiful landscape in the midle of the frozen lake... is just AMAZING! I did not...More

Thank RUTH M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners are involved and everyone knows what they are doing. This was a great adventure for us and they thought of everything that would want or need during our three day stay. HIGHLY recommend this group of experts!

Thank Tim O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my 12yr old son on the Aurora Evening Tour and the Aurora Overnighter, as well as the snowmobile tour, with Carlos and his team. We had so much fun. Our guides took great care to make sure that all the guests felt comfortable...More

Thank Todd D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Northstar Adventure, tour guide Eric Wei is from Taiwan, he and driver Charles pick us up 10:30pm at Chateu Nova, Eric and Charles took us to an evening venture of Aurora hunts. We did not expect to be lucky capture Aurora at our first day....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Out party of 5, including our International Student booked a snowmobile tour with Carlos. He was informative and engaging with a great knowledge of Yellowknife and a down to earth style. He outfitted all guests at no extra charge to make sure everyone was warm...More

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sujin c
26 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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Pat W
4 September 2016|
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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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24 February 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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