Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre
Acting as NWT's historical and cultural archive, this well-laid-out museum is pleasantly situated overlooking Frame Lake. Expertly...
Yellowknife's main outfitter store rents canoes and kayaks in summer and cross-country skis in winter.
Narwal Northern Adventures
Run out of a B&B on Back Bay (part of Great Slave Lake), it rents canoes, kayaks and bikes, and also offers tours and lessons. Call...
Black Knight Pub
Among the more straight-laced drinkeries, this local favorite is a sociable place with a Scottish theme. They pour a good pint and do...
This basement bistro stands in marked contrast to the Old Town fish shacks. Food covers a few bases: buffalo steaks take their place...
Legislative Assembly information
In the impressive, igloo-shaped Legislative Assembly, you can learn about the territory's aboriginal-style government by joining a free hour-long tour. There's excellent Northern art throughout.