Blachford Lake Lodge

Blachford Lake Lodge

4 Day Roundtrip Yellowknife

Price from$3,672

The most spectacular phenomenon on earth, the aurora borealis, will embrace you in all its majesty during this this aurora borealis package on Blachford Lake. Nothing can rival the experience of watching the aurora borealis. Awash in vibrant colors, these northern lights dance across the sky to speak to the moon in mystical voices.

Day 1: Yellowknife > Blachford Lake Lodge Your aurora adventure begins in Yellowknife where you meet at the ski/float plane base for a briefing before you embark on your thrilling 30 minute flight to the lodge. Please note: Your meeting time is 11:00 am for a 12:00 pm departure (In March and April the meeting time is 4:00 pm for a 5:00 pm departure)

Day 2-3: Blachford Lake Lodge Choose from a range of activities available at the lodge. You have the opportunity to use the seasonal equipment such as snowshoes, cross-country skis, skates, ice-fishing equipment and you can participate in a two hour guided interpretive experience per day. These guided experiences include sustainable initiatives at Blachford Lake Lodge, aurora photography tips, ice-fishing, snow sculpting, quinzee/igloo building, Tire sur la neige and an introduction to cross-country skiing or snowshoeing.

Each night after dinner find your spot for spectacular aurora viewing. The choice is yours, view from the the special decks around the lodge, the frozen lake for a spectacular 360 degrees panorama, from a traditional tipi, gather around a camp fire, even from your bed or the outdoor hot tub. The most spectacular phenomenon on earth, the aurora borealis, will embrace you in all its majesty on Blachford Lake. Nothing can rival the experience of watching the Aurora Borealis. Awash in vibrant colors, these northern lights dance across the sky to speak to the moon in mystical voices.

Blachford Lake Lodge has just five guest rooms with shared bathroom and showers, each with views of Blachford Lake. During your stay you will enjoy lovely home cooked meals and snacks and an introduction and hints on aurora photography.

Day 4:Blachford Lake Lodge>Yellowknife Return to Yellowknife at 1:30 pm (In March and April you will return to Yellowknife at 7:00 pm)

Winter and Fall Packages Include: • Return charter flight from Yellowknife. (Winter Months Ski Plane; Summer Months - Float Plane) • 3 nights accommodation at Blachford Lake Lodge • All meals and snacks • Use of seasonal equipment: nature trails, canoes, kayaks, motor-boats, snowshoes, Cross-Country skis, skates, ice-fishing equipment • Tire sur la neige - maple sugar on snow - Winter only • Two Hour guided interpretive experience per day • Gratuities

Optional Winter Clothing Package Includes • Goose down jacket • Lined ski pants • Lined boots • Thermal gloves and hat • Hotel delivery - pick up

Pricing (per person) $AUD

Type TWIN SINGLE

2019

6 Jan - 7 Apr

Optional Winter Clothing Package

18 Aug - 6 Oct

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$3,672

$220

$3,672

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$4,589

$220

$4,589

Departs

2019 Sunday 6 Jan - 7 Apr
18 Aug - 6 Oct

Booking conditions

• 30% deposit required at time of booking • Ask your Travel Agent or World Journeys for Triple and Child rates.

Please refer to World Journeys terms & conditions.

Not included

• Winter clothing rental • Optional seasonal activities (Traditional aboriginal net fishing; Guided snowmobile; Guided summer fishing) • Fishing License (Note: Licensed must be purchased in Yellowknife, prior to departure to the lodge - Jun - Oct) • Fishing gear rental (Jun-Oct)