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Arctic Photography Adventure

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Trip at a Glance

  • Company

    The J Group Ltd

  • Locations

    Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

  • Activities

    Photo Tour, Sightseeing

  • Price
    $5648 USD per person
  • Duration

    7 days

  • Departure Day(s) and Time(s)

    Sep 3 -10, 2014

  • Starting Location

    Yellowknife, NT Canada

  • Price Includes

    Taxes, round trip airfare from Yellowknife to lodge. Two nights accommodation in Yellowknife & four nights accommodation at Peterson's Point Lake Lodge All meals while at the lodge Guides - photographer and wilderness guides Furnished Modern Cabins, including sleeping bags with liners. Hot Shower & Sauna 16’ Naden Boats, cushioned swivel seats, motors & fuel. Lifejackets Personalized shuttle to and from the Yellowknife airport, hotel & float base Photo guide, instruction in the field and evening seminars Complementary internet

  • Notes

    Minimum guest capacity: 4; Maximum capacity 10. Package does not include: Meals in Yellowknife, fishing license, equipment/tackle, personal gear, alcoholic beverages & mix, trip cancellation insurance. Any expenses incurred due to delays caused by inclement weather, mechanical or other reasons beyond our control. Camera equipment or accessories.


  • Cover topics on macro-photography, landscape, wildlife and aurora photography.
  • Wildlife we might get a chance to photograph include grizzly bears, wolves, wolverine, Arctic ground squirrels and a variety of migratory birds. See links to photo galleries from previous trips below.
  • The tundra offers a wide variety of plants and lichens many of which will be brightly colored in September.
  • You can choose to participate in any of the formal slide show presentations and field photo shoots.
  • If you want to know more, Robert is there to guide and assist you with your camera. Of course, if you prefer to photo shoot without any coaching, no problem.


Trip Info

This seven-day program gives you the opportunity to capture the northern lights (aurora borealis), migratory wildlife and birds, including barrenground caribou, grizzly bears, tundra swans and peregrine falcons as well as discover the intricate beauty of the tundra. Learn about the exciting history of early explorers, including Sir John Franklin and Samuel Hearne as well as the aboriginal peoples who traveled though this area. Includes two nights in Yellowknife and four nights at Peterson’s Point Lake Lodge. Suitable for all level of photographers or anyone interested in exploring the tundra and viewing nature.

Plan now to witness the annual barren-ground caribou migration, enjoy the spectacular landscape in its autumn colour and see the aurora dance in the northern sky during our annual photography workshop, held September 3-10.

Your adventure awaits!

The J Group Ltd

Quality leadership is an integral part of any great trip and is what helps distinguish Peterson's Point Lake Lodge from the rest. Our entire staff is integral to our operation. They are enthusiastic, good-natured, dedicated and have diverse backgrounds as members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, biologists, cooks, teachers/educators, fitness instructors, and explorers. They provide invaluable insights to each trip. Perhaps most important is Peterson's Point Lake Lodge guides' consideration for your safety. Our staff is the first in the Northwest Territories to receive their National Guide Certification

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