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North Star Adventures

Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N3, Canada
+1 867-446-2900
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Great Services and Amazing Tour

My parents' aurora hunting tour in YN on Jan 12nd is really great. I booked the tour for my... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
joffrehuang
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Shanghai, China
Great stories Great Aurora experience!

Was on tour with Joe and daughter Melissa. Both are longtime residents of Yellowknife and know many... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
nancy d
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Welcome to Yellowknife! We offer a number of fun, exciting and interesting summer and winter Day Tours and Packages. Our specialty is our Aurora Hunting™ tours! As a 100% First Nation's owned tour company, we take great pride in showing our guests our homeland and sharing our culture and stories from the old days. All of our guides are Aboriginal and from the area. Our primary guide Joe, is First Nation's he is a descendant of the true Yellowknife's Dene, he grew up in the Great Slave Lake area, he knows the history, the places and people of Yellowknife, he knows Yellowknife and he is always happy to share his stories with you. If you are looking for a smaller, more personal tour experience with a local First Nation's tour company then North Star Adventures is for you! We look forward to having you on our tours! :)
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Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My parents' aurora hunting tour in YN on Jan 12nd is really great. I booked the tour for my parents. As they finally decided to take the tour around one week before the trip, I both emailed and called the agent and their promptly replies...More

Thank joffrehuang
Reviewed 3 days ago

Was on tour with Joe and daughter Melissa. Both are longtime residents of Yellowknife and know many of the aboriginal legends of the lights as well as so much of the history of this unique area of the world. Joe traveled out into the countryside,...More

Thank nancy d
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have a great time in Yellowknife city, have very good experience on Aurora hunting, guide by Renee, a very nice girl.

Thank s x
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had great time in Yellowknife city tour on 28th Dec. Joe showed us about the town and he really knows about the history of it. Thanks for the staff, Renee , she helped us to take a lot of photos. Also, I had great...More

Thank kcfy16202018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Aurora tour for 2 days on the Chirstmas holiday 2017.Irene and Maggie are Fantastic and helpful staff and they made our trips very enjoyable. Irene always try her best hunting for the Aurora. She is a professional photographer and took lots of...More

Thank Loretta Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here's the thing: I've been all over the world, and I've seen the "pipeline" style of tourism where visitors are pushed down an assembly line. We spent two nights with North Star hunting aurora and one afternoon touring on snowmobiles, and I can attest, as...More

Thank cscarpenter93
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Yellowknife for 3 nights and we were very depressed in the first 2 nights as we did not have a chance to see the aurora which is very rare in January. Luckily we joined the aurora hunting on our last night. Maggie...More

Thank ka123bay
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great time and staff did good job for our activity! Thank You ! Renee! She took a lot of good photos for us!

Thank kcfy1620
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although we didn’t get to see the aurora, the driver and the tour guy Eddie tried their very best for us to see it! Would definitely go on their tour again.

Thank Kayla P
Reviewed 1 week ago

While on vacation in Yellowknife, we spent three nights aurora hunting (one with another company, this one, and one on our own). This was our least favorite of the three experiences. The good: We had a change in our plans and booked our North Star...More

Thank jtpries
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392heidyl
22 September 2017|
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Response from Ellen Y | Reviewed this property |
hi, if you go to their website you'll find this: "1st best month – September (warm temperatures, Aurora reflecting off the water, amazing!!) 2nd best month – August (warmer temperatures, Aurora reflecting off the water... More
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Lewis H
3 September 2017|
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Response from GarySeow | Reviewed this property |
The package is ~ Aurora Hunting Tour! Cheers:) Gary
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Coco Y
14 March 2017|
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Response from Sharon L | Reviewed this property |
From mid-August to the end of September and from mid-November to mid-April are the best aurora viewing seasons in Yellowknife. These are the seasons we are open because they have clearer skies and more darkness than other... More
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