Facebook   Twitter   Road Scholar Network   Pinterest   YouTube  
Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel,
the not-for-profit world leader in lifelong learning since 1975.

Call (800) 454-5768

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET

Create an account                             Forgot your password?

Log in to see all you can do with your online Road Scholar account.


Canada’s Spectacular Northwest Territories: Wilderness, Wildlife & Traditions

Select a Date



and receive your



E-Photo Book:

Top 10 Learning Experiences Around the World

Find A Program

Search By:




Native American Studies

Price Range

over $1500

Start Date

End Date

More Options

Road Scholar
Program #21495RJ

Enroll Here
Add to Your Wishlist
8 Days | 7 Nights
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Start of Program
Sep 12, 2014
Independent arrivals to the Inn in Yellowknife, NWT. Dinner at the Inn.
You will be staying at the The Yellowknife Inn that night.
Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

End of Program
Sep 19, 2014
Independent departures, Yellowknife, NWT
You will be staying at the Grey Goose Lodge the night before.
Location: Deline, Northwest Territories
Nearest airport: Yellowknife, NWT
Type: Inn

Description: The Yellowknife Inn is conveniently located in the centre of downtown Yellowknife, just a ten minute shuttle ride from the Yellowknife Airport. This city centre location is within a few short blocks of many territorial offices including the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories, the Department of Health and Social Services as well as the Department of Finance and Aurora College. A short walk will also take you to most of the Federal Government buildings that house the offices of Indian and Northern Affairs, Fisheries and Oceans and Environment Canada. Stanton Territorial Hospital is located within ten minutes from the Yellowknife Inn.. Sitting on the edge of the Arctic Circle and rich in cultural history, this area enjoys summers with practically 24 hours of daylight and incredible winter skies lit by the aurora borealis. Yellowknife was once a gold mining town and is now considered the diamond capital of North America,

Contact info:
PO Box 490
5010 49th Street
Yellowknife,, NT X1A 2N4 Canada
phone: 867-873-2601
web: www.yellowknifeinn.com

Room amenities: Our luxurious pillow top mattresses, white striped linens, plush duvets with designer cummerbunds and accent pillows (and blackout curtains) will ensure you a restful sleep. Experience the convenience of complimentary high-speed wireless internet access, work desks with ergonomic chairs, “LodgeNet” movies and music, and telephone voicemail. All our rooms are equipped with coffee/tea makers, hair dryers, iron and ironing boards.

Facility amenities: Business Centre, Access to fitness facility, Centre Square Mall (adjoining the hotel), 24 hour front desk staff and security. Key-Card access for elevator and guest room. On site L’Attitudes Restaurant and Mackenzie Lounge and Merle Norman Spa facilities. ATM Machine Complimentary airport shuttle (867-873-2601)

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact hotel.
Contact hotel directly for rates and availability.

Type: Lodge

Description: When you visit Délįnę, enjoy the fine food and accommodations at the Grey Goose Lodge. The Lodge is located in the community of Délįnę, in the spectacular Northwest Territories, where the Great Bear River flows out of Great Bear Lake. The Grey Goose Lodge is a beautiful modern facility providing all the amenities of home. Fishing options available; Great Bear Lake holds World Records for Lake Trout and Arctic Grayling.

Contact info:
P.O. Box 175
Délįnę, NT X0E 0G0 Canada
phone: 867-589-5500
web: www.greygooselodge.ca.

Facility amenities: Full service dining room, computer & Internet facilities, Dene Handicrafts Shop.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights after:
middle of program

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
7 nights of accommodations
19 meals: 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 7 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances
5 Flights during the program


Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

Support Lifelong Learning

Our educational adventures are made possible by donors like you

Please support lifelong learning here

Free Catalog | Refer a Friend | Gift Certificates | Press | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Careers | Contact Us

© Elderhostel, Inc. 2015
11 Avenue de Lafayette | Boston MA 02111 | Toll-Free 1-800-454-5768