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Crowd at Folk on the Rocks 2016. Photo by Hannah Eden

A Guide To The North’s Music Festivals

Insights from a festival-goer who nearly hit them all last year

Illustration by Beth Covvey

Honing My Craft

Or how I failed a driving test on a wide-open lake

Photo courtesy of Philippa Ootoowak

The Accidental Archivist

Meet Philippa Ootoowak—Pond Inlet's nurse-turned-librarian-turned-...

Photo by Ingrid Wilcox

Nights Of Day

Losing track of time and gaining superhuman powers under the midnight sun

Illustration by Beth Covvey

What Does 24 Hours Of Light Do To People?

Human beings are biologically and culturally rooted to day and night in...

Videos

Inside A Yellowknife Taxidermist's Shop

Our June issue is on newsstands now! Grab a copy at your local Chapters/Indigo! In the meantime, take a look behind the scenes of our photo feature, inside a Yellowknife taxidermist's workshop.

How To Build a Fire

Up Here Editor Samia Madwar and Videographer Hannah Eden head out into the bush to get some much needed fire-building advice from 1 Canadian Ranger Patrol Group. For more, check out: How To Build a Fire

The Tension and the Break

To tell the story of the North's ice cycles, Yellowknife composer Carmen Braden translates nature into music.

For more on Carmen Braden visit, uphere.ca/articles/tension-and-break

Bruce Davidson - NWT Park Warden

They're more than just places to spend the night: it's the people of NWT Parks who make our campgrounds truly memorable. Like Bruce Davidson, a singular human and keeper of Prelude Lake Territorial Campground.

Check out Bruce's original tune about life at the gatehouse, and follow this link for more parks and conversations:

uphere.ca/articles/parks-and-conversation

How To Make: WILD CRANBERRY BLUSH

Direct from the UP HERE studio, we bring you a recipe for beauty taken from the best day-spa around - Canada's Northern landscape.

The Northern Golf Tour

Our 'Up Here' editorial team try their hand at midnight golf in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories.

For the full story: The Northern Golf Tour

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