Spectacular Northwest Territories: 2017 Operator of the Year!

  • Yellow Dog Lodge, Spectacular NWT
  •  Aurora, Northern Lights
  • A Canadian Tourism Endorses Signature Experience
  • Canoeing at the Lodge
  • Zaychkowksy, Wells Yellow Dog Lodge trip 2015


Over the course of the season, we offer several unique and innovative vacations,  corporate workshops, training sessions and theme events. Possibilities include:

Sport Fishing

  • 16 foot deep V boats with 15 hp 4 stroke engines
  • 14 foot Jon boats with 8 hp 4 stroke engines
  • Spinning rods and reels supplied (or bring your own tackle)
  • PFD and other safety equipment supplied
  • Fabulous Fishing: lake trout, northern pike, grayling and whitefish
  • Catch and Release Fun
  • Guided or Non Guided trips
  • Charter flyouts to additional remote lakes within 10 min of the lodge - extra fees apply

Aurora Appreciation

  • Star gazing
  • Photographic opportunities
  • Fall colors
  • Zero light pollution for absolute viewing of aurora


  • Floating Tent Camp (Dog House)
  • Fish from the camp without leaving the barge
  • Move to a different location
  • Swimming
  • Non Guided Trips

Canoeing or Kayaking

  • Canoe and Kayak excursions
  • Peddle (pelican) boating
  • Wildlife photography: wolf, moose, bear, eagles, loons, otters and others
  • Fly Fishing
  • Guided or Non Guided Trips


  • Day hikes
  • Marked Trails and Un marked Trails
  • Wilderness Trails
  • Wildlife photography: wolf, moose, bear, eagles, loons, otters and others

Corporate and Group Retreats

  • Team Building
  • Planning and Presentations
  • Competitive Fun Activities
  • Social Events
  • Karaoke

Environment and Education

  • The fragile north
  • Our changing landscape
  • Survival challenges

Cultural and Traditional

  • Local folklore and history
  • Traditional arts and crafts techniques
  • Living from the land

Yellow Dog Lodge specializes in tailored packages to suit all your personal and corporate needs.