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Which Capital is Right for You?

You pretty much have to love the outdoors. The rest depends on how you feel about boutique shopping...

September 2015 Eva Holland, Peter Worden, Tim Edwards
Robert "Yogi Bear" Chenard and Brenda "Boo Boo" Penney run the Louise Falls day-use campground off the Mackenzie Highway, near the Alberta/NWT border. Photo Hannah Eden

Parks and Conversation

Meet the people who make Northern campgrounds funnier, friendlier, and just a bit weirder.

August 2015 Katie Weaver, Laura Busch, Samia Madwar

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...

July 2015 Up Here

The Little Picture

Northern history as seen through family photo albums

July 2015 Samia Madwar

Soccer Crazy

At Super Soccer weekend in Yellowknife, some goals are bigger than others

July 2015 Herb Mathisen
Whole whitefish, burbot fillets and trout. Photo by Amy Lam

A few Northern fish recipes you have to try

From your basic shore lunch to the fanciest fine dining, four Northern chefs share their hot tips.

June 2015 Samia Madwar
Whitefish burger with juniper aioli, morels and arugula. Photo by Amy Lam

Catch of the day

When the local fisherman is your buddy, you're reeling in world-class fish, and you can get it...

June 2015 Samia Madwar
Yukoner Jurg Hofer starts his morel harvesting early to beat the heat. When he's filled a few baskets, around 12 pounds of morels per basket, he brings them to buyers. Photo: Linda Gerrand

The Boom: Morel Mushroom Harvest Begins

The NWT is preparing for a morel mushroom rush this summer. We break down the hype, and find out...

June 2015 Laura Busch
What's in the job description? Spend hours on the open deck, waiting for the wildlife to show up. Courtesy Mark Cowardine/One Ocean

My So-Called Job

What's it like to wake up to stunning Arctic vistas, watch polar bears all day and hike across...

April 2015 Jimmy Thomson
Eastbound’s felt at home in Dawson this winter, surrounded by like-minded, hands-on folks: “Everyone up here is just automatically DIY because they were raised that way.” All photos courtesy Cud Eastbound

A Home In The Wilderness

Dawson City’s Cud Eastbound turns his van into a warm and cozy abode.

April 2015 Herb Mathisen