This half-day tour from Yellowknife gives you an opportunity to take a close look at wood bison, known as mountain buffalo. It's also possible to come across other wild animals, such as foxes, bears or wolves. Learn the little-known facts about wood bison and a rich history that connects them with many communities around Yellowknife from your informative and professional tour guide.
You will be picked up from your hotel in Yellowknife at 12pm. During this tour, you will enjoy a sightseeing of Behchoko, home of Tlicho community, see wild buffalo and, if lucky, you might also witness black bear or other wild animals in their natural habitat. The wood bison or mountain bison (often called the wood buffalo or mountain buffalo) is a distinct northern subspecies or ecotype of the American bison. It is currently listed as threatened on Schedule I of the Species At Risk Act. During this tour you will be offered beverages and snacks. There is also an option to upgrade to a steak dinner. After the tour you will be dropped-off at your hotel.