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Nice place on a sunny day@

A spot that you should drop by An old Hudson Bay post building is still standing. Visit on a nice... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Goose Bay, Labrador Canada
Fine part-day trip from Iqaluit

There's a fine trail that takes less than an hour from Iqaluit to Apex, with good views of the bay... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2018
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6 days ago
“Nice place on a sunny day@”
Aug 2, 2018
“Fine part-day trip from Iqaluit”
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A spot that you should drop by An old Hudson Bay post building is still standing. Visit on a nice day, it was snowy the day we stopped by!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Labradorman
Reviewed August 2, 2018

There's a fine trail that takes less than an hour from Iqaluit to Apex, with good views of the bay and islands. There are two Hudson's Bay Co. buildings (both closed). You can easily walk to the other side of this small town and get...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 22, 2018

One of several buildings that was HBC Northern store and post in the hamlet of Apex Beach (original settlement before Frobisher Bay/Iqaluit was started up) - do not miss this, short drive from Iqaluit city or a nice 6 mile walk, or a $7 (flat...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank j_infinity_w
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

As a photographer, it was amazing to come here during spring! Great place to just relax. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Henrybailliebro
Reviewed April 22, 2018

In April, the beach was largely covered in snow and ice. There are also buildings from the Hudson's Bay, including an historic building (although it isn't classified officially as historic) that was moved to Apex from further down Frobisher Bay.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank rhudson2018
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

My visit to Apex was just after sunrise, on a chilly October morning. The scenery was starkly fabulous. I hope to return in warmer weather!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank BirdBrain2011
Reviewed October 4, 2017

If you want peace this is a great place to spend time alone with friends and family. You can take a short walks and enjoy your outdoor

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank davidkE8233FJ
Reviewed October 2, 2017

25 to 30 foot tide here-its not for sunbathing-very picturesque waterfalls just before the beach-there are old hudsons bay building preserved here-

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank williamgR9322AI
Reviewed August 15, 2017

The trail is not always clear but you really can just hike where you want. (In is part of the world there are no lawns or yards so cutting between houses is quite acceptable.). The trail will take at least an hour but you can...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jeannette S
Reviewed November 14, 2016

This is a great place to visit in Iqaluit. Away from the downtown core, yet within walking distance, a peaceful little place. A few picnic tables, the old Hudson Bay Store (closed) and lots of sand. Great for just sitting and watching the light over...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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May 7, 2018|
Response from rhudson2018 | Reviewed this property |
You can see clams and Arctic char on menus, and my impression was these were really available. As for wine, I heard that European wines were hard to find because the EU boycotts seal skins. I took 5 bottles of European wine... More