Nahanni Special!

Day One
2:30pm – We will meet at The Explorer Hotel for 2:30pm and take shuttle service to the Buffalo Air Hangar. We will enjoy a short tour and board the DC3 for Hay River. Upon arrival in Hay River we will board our luxury coach.
Next we will check into our hotel (The Ptarmigan Inn) and enjoy dinner. Following dinner we will enjoy a short harbor cruise with a local fisherman (weather permitting). We will over night Ptarmigan Inn.
Day Two
8:30am – Breakfast is on your own. We will meet hotel lobby with luggage and board the coach for a morning tour of Hay River. We will then depart for Louise and Alexandra Falls, and be met by a local guide. Following the falls tour we will enjoy lunch at a very rustic cafĂ© in Enterprise and make our way to Kakisa. This small aboriginal community of 80 people is home to the majestic Lady Evelyn Falls. We will then continue making our way to Fort Simpson with stops at Som deh falls and Jean Marie River. We will enjoy a picnic dinner along the way. We will arrive Fort Simpson and check into our B and B.
Day Three
A continental breakfast is provided by our Bed and Breakfast. (Mackenzie Rest).
Today we are scheduled for the six hour Nahanni flight tour. The Nahanni is extremely conditional on many factors. Weather, smoke, fog, so we have allowed the next 3 days for rescheduling if need be. This spectacular trip will begin depending on our operator’s schedules. We will enjoy dinner at our bed and breakfast with our local guides.
Day Four
Breakfast is provided by our Bed and Breakfast.
Today we will enjoy the morning touring the community. This afternoon we will take a boat ride on the Nahanni River and enjoy a shore lunch with Sheetah Adventures a long time local guide. This evening we will enjoy dinner at the Mackenzie Rest with our local guides.
Day Five
Today is considered our buffer day. We will enjoy some free time. Most importantly if we were unable to get into the Nahanni the first two days we can try today. We will depart First Air return to Yellowknife arriving approximately 1pm.

 

Photos

Nahanni Gorge

Nahanni Falls