Watch the most northerly colony of nesting white pelicans feeding in the Slave River. Listen to the stories of an elder and learn to play Indigenous Dene games. Walk barefoot on the Salt Plains in Wood Buffalo National Park.
Then take to the skies for a 20-minute flightseeing tour. See homemade rockets streak into the sky, tour the new Fort Smith Observatory, and participate in evening workshops with guest speakers during the Thebacha & Wood Buffalo Dark Sky Festival. This northern celebration of space and science for novice stargazers and seasoned astronomers is held in the world’s largest Dark Sky Preserve. Join us for a Journey through Land & Sky during a tour of Fort Smith and Wood Buffalo National Park August 17 - 20, 2017.
Book your spot on the tour by July 31, 2017 through Touch the Arctic Tours 1-844-606-6784.