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A sculpture locally known as "The Muffin."

Don't call it a comeback

Haines Junction has always been more than just the gateway to the Kluane—and now it's getting...

June 2015 Eva Holland
Pangnirtung lies at the foot of some of Baffin Island's highest peaks. Photo by Angela Gzowski/Up Here

Pangnirtung: The Mountain Hamlet

At the edge of Auyuittuq National Park, Pangnirtung is set to become its own tourist draw

May 2015 Peter Worden
World-class rapids attract kayakers from around the world.

Starry Skies and Raging Rapids

On the border of Alberta and the NWT, Fort Smith proves you don't have to go too far North of...

April 2015 Peter McMahon
Logan Young leads a string of horses through the peel trail that leads to the Midnight Sun Outfitting hunting camp.

"Lady is Not Going to Make It"

One skittish steed can make Midnight Sun Outfitting guides’ harrowing yearly journey through...

March 2015 Genesee Keevil
 A photo op at Pine Lake, a 20-minute drive north of the log cabin - Black Bear Wilderness Lodge. Photo by Linda Harrison

Disappear Here: Black Bear Wilderness Adventure

"You get there, you look after yourself"

February 2015 Samia Madwar
An Iqaluimmiut man chows down on a chicken wrap from Yummy Shwarma. Photo by Scott Wright

Love at First Chomp

In Iqaluit, Middle Eastern flavours fit right in

February 2015 Up Here
Trees thin out nearing the Arctic Circle. Photo by Angela Gzowski

Dispatches From a Northern Holiday

Roadtripping through the Sahtu the only time we could: the depths of winter

February 2015 Up Here
A boat is stuck in the ice until spring. Photo by Herb Mathisen

A Visitor's Guide to Cambridge Bay

From Mount Pelly to the burger named after it

February 2015 Herb Mathisen
COURTESY SKY HIGH VALLEY RANCHES LTD./ARCHBOULD PHOTOGRAPHY

The North By Dogsled

From brisk runs to epic expeditions, here's our guide to dogsledding outfitters around the...

January 2015 Tim Edwards
The Church of Our Lade of Providence was built in 1899. Photo by Patrick Kane

A Crossroads Town

Why you should take your time in Fort Providence, NWT, and order the doughnuts ahead of time

January 2015 Samia Madwar