Getting there & around
Operating from Yellowknife are Air Tindi ($325 one way from Monday to Friday, $180 one way Saturday and Sunday, 80 minutes) and First Air ($333 one way, one hour, Sunday to Friday). The latter also flies from Whitehorse ($687 one way, two hours, three a week). Frontier Coachlines operates buses from Hay River ($91 one way, six hours, twice a week). Once in Fort Simpson, the town is easily walkable.