Activities

Over the course of our seasons, we offer several unique and innovative vacations,  corporate workshops, training sessions and theme events. The possibilities include:

Sport Fishing



  • Guided or Self Guided
  • 2 Lakes to choose from: Duncan or Graham Lakes
  • 2 Rivers to choose from: McRae or Nicholson Rivers
  • 2 Other additional smaller walk-in lakes (15 minute easy to moderate hike)
  • 5 Other additional remote wilderness fly-in lakes (10 minute flights)
  • Spin Casting, Trolling, and Jigging
  • Fly fishing: wading or canoeing
  • We offer day (with no overnight accommodation) fishing trips too – please contact us for pricing and details

Aurora (Northern Lights) Appreciation



  • Photography tips
  • Viewing balconies, docks from private decks
  • Viewing while bathing in our outdoor hot tub
  • Night time lake cruises in August and September
  • Trout spawning photography in September

Flight Seeing



  • Yellow Dog Lodge Route Tour
  • Pilot’s Interpretation
  • Yellow Dog Lodge Aerial Photo Opportunity
  • Flyout to experience the vast Wilderness or remote lakes for fishing
  • Yellowknife City Tours
  • Air Taxi Services are provided by 3rd party contractors – please contact us for pricing and details

Glamping (Tent) Camping



  • Available June 15 to August 15th
  • Unique movable tent camp
  • Camping in comfort
  • Romantic, warm and cozy
  • Wilderness Experience – getting back to nature
  • A Unique way to view the Northern Lights

Paddling



  • Guided or Self Guided
  • Choice from canoes, kayaks, peddle boats, paddle board or float tubes
  • Available from June 1st to September 30th
  • Padding lessons available from a Certified Instructor

Hiking



  • Guided or Self Guided
  • Marked trails nearby
  • Wilderness off-trail hiking with a guide
  • Nature interpretation
  • Wildlife viewing opportunities

Other Activities


Corporate and Group Retreats including Weddings

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

Cultural, Traditional, Environment and Educational Opportunities

  • Our changing landscape
  • Survival challenges
  • Local folklore and history
  • Traditional arts and crafts
  • Living from the land

Yellow Dog Lodge specializes in tailored packages to suit all your personal and corporate needs. Please contact us for custom pricing and details.