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Nahanni River 12-Day Trip - INCREDIBLE!

Here's a short summary: I have been dreaming of going down the Nahanni River since I was a young... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2017

Amazing vistas, deep canyons, far away from civilization. Took 7 day rafting trip and well worth... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2016
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Running for approximately 70 miles along the length of the South Nahanni River, this dramatic landscape features deep canyon walls lining much of the length of the mighty river.
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

We took a day flight trip into this Park, which provided a couple hours of viewing from the air, plus about 2 hours on the ground at Virginia Falls and 1/2 hour at Little Doctor Lake (outside the Park). The landscape is stunning, with mountains,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Allen T
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Here's a short summary: I have been dreaming of going down the Nahanni River since I was a young lad. I have looked into it several times and finally went this summer. I had extremely high expectations. In a nutshell ... my expectations were exceeded...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank fish14_tdf
Reviewed December 31, 2016

Amazing vistas, deep canyons, far away from civilization. Took 7 day rafting trip and well worth it, every moment was magical

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Willie129
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Amazing park with breathtaking scenery in every direction. Highlight is Virginia Falls. We flew in with Alpine Aviation from Whitehorse. Highly recommend this company. Ever so grateful I got to experience this. Words don't do it justice.

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank 220karene
Reviewed August 27, 2016

We just got home after a 12 day rafting trip with Nahanni Wilderness Adventures and we beyond impressed not just with the stunning geography but also the warmth and professionalism of our guides (Luke and Robert) and the great food they managed to provide. If...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Michael R
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Stunning. Unforgettable. If you ever have the chance to go, don't hesitate. Do it! We flew in with Simpson Air, they were professional, courteous, and made sure we had a fabulous time. We did a fly in day trip, landing just above Virginia Falls, did...More

Date of experience: August 2016
6  Thank Exploration473117
Reviewed September 1, 2015

We recently went on a 14 day trip down the Nahanni River with Nahanni Wilderness Adventures. The group of 6 people and 2 guides was in canoes and a raft. These trips are expensive so chose the tour company wisely. Nahanni Wilderness Adventures is a...More

Date of experience: August 2015
29  Thank tletter2001
Reviewed August 29, 2015

The 14 day canoe trip down the Nahanni was booked through Blackfeather, an wilderness trip outfitter based in Ontario that regularly runs trips down Canada's most exciting rivers as well as elsewhere. There were five of us on the trip and three guides. I had...More

Date of experience: June 2015
9  Thank OzBee
Reviewed August 22, 2015

Just back from a 7 day rafting trip down the lower Nahanni River from Virginia Falls to Nahanni Butte. It was nothing short of awesome. Nahanni River Adventures guides were just tons of fun while being very safe and professional. The meals they cooked were...More

Date of experience: August 2015
6  Thank Roadees
Reviewed June 12, 2015

We chartered an airplane from Fort Simpson with another couple and had a 3 1/2 hour flight over Nahanni NP. . about the only way you can see it! Totally wild country (I just kept thinking about the grizzly bears that must have been below...More

Date of experience: May 2015
4  Thank Don H
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January 14, 2018|
Response from fish14_tdf | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Your main flight would be to EDMONTON, Alberta. After that you would need to fly to Ft. Simpson, NW. If you are not working with a Company who does trips down the river, you will need to charter a plane to Virginial... More
December 7, 2017|
Response from fish14_tdf | Reviewed this property |
If you make your way to Ft. Simpson, NW, there are 3 hr flights over the river and Virginia Falls. I think they also have day excursions which land above the Falls. Virginia Falls is a sight to behold. You can see a lot from... More
December 27, 2016|
Response from Exploration473117 | Reviewed this property |
Fort Simpson.