Discover ancient ice-age rocks that have been in existence for more than 2.6 billion years on this guided, 2.5-hour, small-group snowshoeing tour in Yellowknife. Strap on a pair of comfortable, modern snowshoes and hit the open trail. Yellowknife is the capital city of Canada’s Northwest Territories, located on the north shore of Great Slave Lake. Explore the scenic Frame Lake Trail and watch for local wildlife that frequent the trail as part of their natural environment.
This 2.5-hour snowshoeing adventure starts with hotel pickup in Yellowknife. Upon arrival at the destination, listen to a safety briefing and the basic instructions that follow to ensure a safe and enjoyable journey. Grab a set of walking poles and strap on a pair of Bigfoot snowshoes. While traveling the mysterious Frame Lake Trail, be on the look out for local wildlife that frequently roam the trail area as part of their natural environment.
The expert guide will provide a brief overview of the history, traditional uses, and ways of the past. Let the imagination flow while gazing upon the lake's frozen waters. The tour ends with a rejuvenating snack and a hot beverage.
Please note: due to the nature of this tour, there is a possibility that the guide may change the course for optimal enjoyment.