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Fred Henne Territorial Park

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A nice campground for families climbing on rocks

Our kids had a blast climbing and exploring the rocks behind our campsite. Most sites are ideal for... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
bonnied325
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London, Canada
Greta campground

Very green campground just outside of Yellowknife next to a Lake with the only sandy beach... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
DonnaGibson
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Yellowknife, Canada
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10 Jul 2018
“A nice campground for families climbing on rocks”
29 Jun 2018
“Greta campground”
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Facilities: This park right on the edge of the city has something for everyone: choose from 62 powered sites, 39 non-powered sites and 12 tent pads. Swim at Long Lake’s sandy beach. Camp, picnic, canoe or enjoy the amenities and attractions of...more
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Off Highway 3, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2P4, Canada
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Our kids had a blast climbing and exploring the rocks behind our campsite. Most sites are ideal for campers. The only challenge we had was that the shared showers would often run out of water well before the end of the day. The beach and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bonnied325
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Very green campground just outside of Yellowknife next to a Lake with the only sandy beach anywhere around here.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DonnaGibson
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Pros: Helpful front desk, facilities well maintained, lots of sites to choose from Cons: Zero privacy in top area of campground (avoid site 103), can be loud My wife and I stayed here for 5 nights in July 2017. Very easy to find when entering...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Disasterpiece2020
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We found this park had one of the nicest beaches around. You can walk to the beach from within the campground but you also have Day use acccess.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 2018Wwinter
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Just don't. Two out of three times that I have tented here, I have been kept awake in wee hours by drunks. There is no security after 2am. It's a haven for underage drinking parties. Not a safe or happy place for families.More

Date of experience: May 2017
4  Thank YKIslander
Management response:Responded 12 June 2017

Thank you for your feedback on your experience at Fred Henne Territorial Park. We apologize that your stay was not enjoyable and your concerns were not met. We have reminded staff that Parks Officers are available when situations like this arise. Your feedback is important...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

Once in awhile there is a new improvement. However, the beach area is not the gem that astounded visitors to the city years ago. Changerooms are locked up, trees cut down, the beach is not groomed anymore. The takeout canteen that was arsoned was never...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank AllInclusiveLizard
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Very well maintained. Campground has several washroom/shower houses through out. Large lots most with electricity. Sandy beach , and the coolest thing is you are 5 minutes from shopping although you feel like you are way out in the woods!!!

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank AnneJ111155
Reviewed 18 October 2016

My husband and I were traveling on an Alaska caravan, and when it ended we decided to continue north and visit Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. We were towing a 16 foot airstream with our Toyota Tundra. It was quite a trip. The roads were generally very...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Gail G
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We stayed here for one night on our first night in Yellowknife. We went in late August without a reservation and we had no problems getting a site. The park is large, so we were able to choose the lot we wanted. The staff member...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Smaku
Reviewed 30 August 2016

a wonderful open air venue. Free parking ,sand , water and all the space you need. RV space available also. This is not free.

Date of experience: August 2016
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bruxus47
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Response from Faith E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say all territorial parks close mid September as far as I know. You can check out what is open by going to the website for NWT Parks Also last year we have some late campers and the Frontier Northern Visitors... More
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