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Bad Sam's / The Gold Range Tavern

5010-50th Street | The Gold Range Hotel, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
+1 867-873-4441
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Great Energy!

This is one of oldest building in yellowknife. when we walked in could feel the awesome energy... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2018
Witchhazel2015
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Edmonton, Canada
Everyone is welcome, dance your butt off

Never judge a book by its cover! When you walk inside, you will be pleasantly surprised. Live... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2015
Cheryl B
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Alberta, Canada
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Apr 9, 2018
“Great Energy!”
Oct 14, 2015
“Everyone is welcome, dance your butt off ”
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5010-50th Street | The Gold Range Hotel, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
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+1 867-873-4441
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

This is one of oldest building in yellowknife. when we walked in could feel the awesome energy there! people dancing , live music. the band was good, they played a lot of older music but being in yellowknife is a step back in time anyways...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

Never judge a book by its cover! When you walk inside, you will be pleasantly surprised. Live band and they play everything. Everyone is welcome...get on the dance floor and shake your booty!! Soooo much fun!! Shots, shots, shots!!

4  Thank Cheryl B
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Reviewed July 17, 2015

I had the pleasure of working at the Gold Range Tavern, with a band from the states I was touring with at the time, back in 1989. Upon arriving at the hotel during daylight, it just seemed it was another unkempt hotel/bar along the way...More

3  Thank Ron W
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Reviewed June 24, 2015

Myself and my wife convinced our group of 15 to go to this place after reading the reviews. Some were a little nervous as we walked up to the place and our local host told us ensure no one is left alone in the place....More

1  Thank Damon A
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Reviewed December 6, 2014

I will skip the PC here and just give you the simple description. I lived in Yellowknife for 3 years so know this place well as it is a bit infamous. Here's what you need to know: 1. The Goldrange is famed to be in...More

6  Thank MarlenaTeresa
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Reviewed August 31, 2014

I was in a band that played there in often. In 82 and 83...Leif was the manager then. He once lived in London Ontario. I recall heading back to Ontario Dec 21 1982, once we packed up the truck after our last night in town....More

2  Thank Greg M
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Reviewed June 9, 2013

Came here with a local person, it had a live country band going and there are plenty of rough characters about partying like it's going to be the end of the world. It is neither fancy nor impressive, one would go here for a drink...More

1  Thank Feyenoorder
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Reviewed October 5, 2012

Okay, this is coming from a girl who was born and raised in the beautiful NWT...if you are in YK for any reason whatsoever you MUST check out the "Strange Range"...Saturday afternoons you have your jam sessions where you can see local musicians and/or the...More

5  Thank jasmine l
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Reviewed November 10, 2011

Accustomed to "upscale" places in town for socializing (none of my friends were particularly interested in dancing to live music), it was quite a shift for me to put the crazy stories I'd heard about "The Strange Range" and supposed risks to personal safety aside...More

6  Thank Cindy W
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Reviewed October 21, 2010

The Gold Range is a must-go for anyone who lives in, or is passing through Yellowknife. It is steeped in history, and local lore, and the best place to get a feel for the true locals. Not the nicest bar you'll ever find, but it's...More

5  Thank YKDweller
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There was none when i went there. Just ID check
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