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Bring back a whale of a tale from the floe edge in Pond Inlet, Nunavut. Photo by Michelle Valberg
The landscape changes drastically this month in the North--here are the best spots to witness it.
January 2016
Cabin-dwellers around the fire. Photo courtesy of Fritz Mueller/Government of Yukon
The days are getting shorter, and the mercury is plummeting. At Yuletide, Northerners take the party inside.
January 2016
Photo by Gabriel Rivest
Sometimes, when the conditions are just right, Mother Nature provides the best ice surface in the world.
January 2016
The front deck of the Mackenzie Rest Inn overlooks the mighty Mackenzie River. Photo by Herb Mathisen/Up Here
It used to be an RCMP lock-up. Believe us when we say it's come a long way.
January 2016
By early September, the fall colours along the Dempster Highway are out in force. Photo by Gerold Sigol/NWTT
Crazy fall colours on the Dempster Highway, and a hunt along a WWII-era trail
January 2016
The Midway Music Festival grounds. Photo by Adam Jones, PhD/Global Photo Archive/FLICKR
A secluded spot along the Dempster Highway becomes a hub of activity
January 2016
Ice boulders at low tide in Iqaluit. Photo by Herb Mathisen/Up Here
Summer is a time for gathering, a time for festivals, in the North
January 2016
Your cup will runneth over at Yellowknife's Beer Barge Bash. Photo by Bill Braden
The month with the longest days in the North has one bubbly festival you may not know about.
January 2016
Kite-skiing in Igloolik, Nunavut. Photo by Benjamin Aro
Bright days and steady winds make this month perfect for racing across the ice in Nunavut.
January 2016
The NWT's game of choice. Photo by David Ducoin
The busiest month of the year in the NWT: handgames, hockey and a castle built on ice.
January 2016