Taiga Journeys | Dempster Highway and Ice Road
Taiga Journeys offers paddling, hiking and nature trips, cabin rentals and custom adventures in beautiful Yukon, Canada.
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DEMPSTER HIGHWAY AND ICE ROAD TO THE ARCTIC SEA

Dates 2018: Weekly departures in February and March
Duration:
8 days / 7 Nights, from – to Whitehorse
Group size:
4 to 5 guests

 

Rates:
$3695 CAD per person + 5% GST. Single room supplement $765 CAD + GST

 

Travel the famed Alaska Highway, the North Klondike Highway and the Dempster Highway (Canada’s most northerly highway) to Inuvik. From there we will continue on the recently completed highway from Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk where we will meet the frozen Polar Sea. We will also drive the amazing Ice Road across the Mackenzie River Delta to the Inuit village of Aklavik.  You will see some of the Yukon’s most incredibly captivating landscapes presented on winter’s platter and you’ll experience a sense of the vastness, that for most visitors is a once in a lifetime experience. This tour is in cooperation with other local operators.

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Trip Details
Included
  • All transportation described in this itinerary
  • Airport transfers in Whitehorse and Inuvik
  • Scheduled flight by Air North from Inuvik to Whitehorse
  • 7 night’s accommodation in hotels, highway lodges and B&B as per itinerary
  • Knowledgeable guide services for the duration of the trip
  • Emergency equipment, including satellite phone
Excluded
  • Trip cancellation, travel and medical insurance.
  • Meals and beverages
  • Additional cost for single accommodation
  • Items of personal nature and souvenirs
  • dog sledding
Things to know:

Things to know:
Average temperatures at this time of winter are between  0° and – 30° Celsius, but extremes may be as low as -45° Celsius. We ask you to bring adequate clothing to withstand these temperatures. You may buy winter clothing in Whitehorse or rent a clothing package.
This tour has many elements of an expedition and therefore changes in the itinerary due to weather and road conditions, including extreme temperatures or road closures, are a possibility. We explicitly reserve the right to adapt the tour itinerary.

Canadian law requires that you sign a release of claims and waiver of liability form prior to participating in this trip. This tour is a cooperation with other local operators.

Add ons

Great add-ons to extend your Yukon experience:

  • Stay at a remote cabin
  • Dog sledding in Inuvik

READY TO GO?

If you would like to book this journey, have questions or special requests, let us know! We will get back to you shortly.

yukon@taigajourneys.ca  |  +1 867-393-3394

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