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Blachford Lake Lodge Winter Escape

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The most spectacular phenomenon on earth, the aurora borealis, will embrace you in all its majesty during this aurora borealis package on Blachford Lake.
Canada
Wildlife
Independent Holiday Packages

Highlights

Stay in a lodge room features large windows for Aurora Viewing!

All meals and snacks included during your stay
 

Enjoy a guided interpretive experience

Use of hot tub, sauna, tipi, and bonfire pits

Use of seasonal equipment: over 25 km of groomed cross-country ski trails, snowshoes, skis, skates, fat tire bikes, kick sleds and ice fishing equipment
 

Use of Lodge Facilities: dining room, Aurora viewing lounge, fireplaces, northern library and  Yoga equipment for personal use

Nothing can rival the experience across the sky to speak to the moon in mystical voices. Awash in vibrant colors, these northern lights dance across the sky to speak to the moon in mystical voices.

Accommodations include five lodge guest rooms, each with views of Blachford Lake. The lodge offers shared bathroom and showers. During your stay you will enjoy home cooked meals and snacks, introduction and hints on aurora photography, use of dining room and bar, aurora lounge, fireplaces, northern library, hot tub, sauna, aurora viewing decks, and highspeed wireless internet

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Included

3 nights at Blachford Lake Lodge
Return charter flight from Yellowknife
All meals and snacks
Introduction and hints about Aurora photography
AuroraWatch service nightly

Excluded

  • International airfares and taxes
  • Domestic airfares and taxes, unless otherwise specified in our holiday package
  • Visa expenses, processing and issuance fees
  • Meals other than as specified in our holiday package
  • Travel Insurance or expenses of a personal nature (mini-bar, phone call, laundry, etc.),
  • Tips or gratuities to guides, drivers, porters, hotel, restaurant or boat staff, etc.
  • Or any other travel expense that has not been included in our holiday package
Optional Extras
Winter Clothing Package

Winter Clothing Package

This package includes: Goose down jacket, line ski pants, lined boots, thermal gloves and hat, hotel delivery/pick-up. Upgrade your package for $205 per person.

* Prices are dynamic based on travel dates. Please proceed to Book Now or contact us for details.
Day 1
Yellowknife → Blachford Lake

Departing from Yellowknife by charter flight*, you arrive at the resort and and check into your private lodge room with beautiful large windows for aurora viewing.

Each night after dinner find your spot for aurora viewing. The choice is yours, view from the special decks around the lodge; the frozen lake for a spectacular 360 degree panorama, from a traditional tipi, gather around a camp fire, even from your bed or the outdoor hot tub.

Overnight stay at Blachford Lake Lodge in a Lodge room.

* When booking your flights in/out of Yellowknife please ensure that you arrive into Yellowknife prior to 09:00am on your day of departure to the lodge. Flights from Yellowknife to the lodge depart at 10:00am.

Dinner
Yellowknife → Blachford Lake
Aurora viewing
Day 2-3
Blachford Lake

There are plenty 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 one 2-hour morning and one 2-hour afternoon guided interpretive experience per day. These guided experiences include sustainable initiatives at Blachford Lake Lodge, aurora photography tips, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, winter hiking, wildlife tracking, ice-fishing, igloo building, and an introduction to cross-country skiing or snowshoeing (based on availability).

Each night after dinner find your spot for aurora viewing. The choice is yours, view from the special decks around the lodge; the frozen lake for a spectacular 360 degree panorama, from a traditional tipi, gather around a camp fire, even from your bed or the outdoor hot tub.

Overnight stay at Blachford Lake Lodge in a Lodge Room.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Blachford Lake
Credit: Blachford Lake Lodge
Day 4
Blachford Lake → Yellowknife

After breakfast, check out of the lodge and take your return charter (flights from the lodge to Yellowknife will have you back in the city around 11:30am)  to Yellowknife.

Breakfast

Additional information

Official language
French & English
Local currency
Canadian Dollars
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This travel experience has specific booking conditions that mean we do not offer the ability to Book Now. Please Enquire Now and our team can discuss all details with you.

4 days
from AUD2,564
per person, twin share
Canada
Yellowknife
Yellowknife
Wildlife
Independent Holiday Packages
21 December 2021 - 11 April 2022 Departure on Sundays

Important notes

  • Please note that this product is not part of our flexible booking policy as the supplier terms and conditions apply. Our team will advise of the exact booking conditions at the time of booking.
  • Luggage allowance is one large bag per person (50lbs) plus a small carry-on. Excess luggage can be stored at the Blachford Lake Lodge office, free of charge.

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