We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Book In Advance
Tours from Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures tend to sell out - travelers recommend booking in advance!
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
273
All photos (273)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“meatballs”(16 reviews)
“pike fishing”(17 reviews)
About
We offer half days and full day excursions, winter and summer. Winter activities, snowmobiling, dog sledding, aurora viewing on Great Slave Lake. Summer activities, trophy pike fishing, boat tours, Great slave lake dinner cruises and more...We...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
See all hours
Contact
3603 Franklin Ave, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2B5, Canada
Website
+1 867-444-8320
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Yellowknife
from US$61.35
More Info
from US$65.18
More Info
from US$76.69
More Info
from US$574.35
More Info
Reviews (302)
Filter reviews
271 results
Traveler rating
247
17
5
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
247
17
5
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews meatballs great slave lake pike fishing snowmobile trip aurora viewing great fishing card tricks northern lights hot chocolate frozen lake cozy cabin dog sledding trophy fish safety instructions clear instructions hour tour go fishing
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 271 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked everything through Carlos -- hotel, 3 nights of Northern Lights, and various activities. We particularly enjoyed being in a small group rather than on a large bus and having access to a warm cabin instead of hopping in and out of a van....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MHwanderer
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a snowmobile day tour with Carlos along with a friend, and had a great experience! Didn't stay long enough for a night tour, but seems like it would be one of the ultimate things to do in Yellowknife!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank aee864
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They took us on the van, dropped us off at the cabin, offered hot drinks, and just left us. Guide would walk through about once an hour. No conversation, no instructions, no education on the lights nor how to see them, not even a mention...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Channelle27
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the 2 hour snowmobile trip a couple afternoons ago. On a sunny, relatively warm day, it couldn't be better! If you are an experienced snowmobile rider, this may be a bit tame for you ('tis the nature of 'tours', alas, geared as they...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank HKRedneck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carlos was our guide - he was very friendly and knowledgeable. Business-like - and serious about safety - on snow mobile and about proper clothing for the weather. His cabin was EXCELLENT for viewing the Northern Lights - and for a fish lunch. We were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank pla923
Reviewed 12 January 2019

We participated in 2-hour-course in January. Driving snowmobile is easy and fun for me and my husband. Carlos is kind and helpful. He is such an expert and always checks if everyone is doing okay. Push an accelerator, keep safety distance, enjoy the beautiful scenery...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jihae21402
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

We recently spent three nights in Yellowknife. Our flight was delayed and we arrived late in the evening. Despite the late hour, Carlos went out of his way to make sure we got all our winter clothing and were well prepared for the activities ahead....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank andozocco
Reviewed 9 January 2019

We did an Aurora tour with this company last week. Unfortunately the weather was quite cloudy that night, so we didn't see anything. This is not the fault of the company, but we didn't think the price we paid (higher than other companies) matched the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank AntS416
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Booked for three nights of aurora watching, night 1 was overcast with a little light action but enjoyed the boat trip, warm cabin, food & chatter to make it a memorable evening. Night 2 personalised aurora viewing with Danny, lights turned on for us for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jill C
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Great northern hospitality by Carlos and team. Great adventure spending the day fishing for Northern pike.Included was a stop for an awesome lunch at outpost cabin. Highly recommended when on an adventure to Yellowknife. Thanks again Carlos!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank flyfloats1
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Bathurst Inlet Lodge
4 reviews
.21 km away
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Yellowknife
216 reviews
1.10 km away
Chateau Nova Yellowknife
136 reviews
1.35 km away
Explorer Hotel
575 reviews
1.39 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 83 nearby restaurants
The Woodyard Brewhouse & Eatery / NWT Brewing Co
266 reviews
.33 km away
Dancing Moose Cafe
314 reviews
.34 km away
Bullock's Bistro
1,126 reviews
.08 km away
Traders Grill
306 reviews
1.38 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 73 nearby attractions
The Legislative Assembly Building
217 reviews
1.48 km away
Bush Pilot's Monument
236 reviews
.24 km away
Old Town
316 reviews
.19 km away
Down to Earth Gallery
65 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
sujinc68
26 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Travellingisliving83 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah I don’t think there would be an issue. Just send An email to Carlos and he will let you know.
0
Votes
Pat W
4 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from 377debrag | Reviewed this property |
Please call Carlos at Yellowknife outdoor adventures at 866-444-8320. You will have an amazing time.
1
Vote
anthonyz598
24 February 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from jamie k | Reviewed this property |
The lights are the most active and visible in the winter, but travelling in January and February can be impractical if you don't already have the winter gear needed. Friends of mine came up mid- to end-September and were... More
1
Vote