Super 8 Motel - Yellowknife
Travel Blogs from Yellowknife
... do editors no longer accept with minor revisions???). I presented at a fantastic conference in Fort Smith (NWT Recreation and Parks Association conference - if you're seeing a trend, you'll know that I love that organization with every fibre of my being!) and then jetted off for my current MA student's wedding Bracebridge, Ontario and a week Chez Craig (it was just before his ...
... br> the sky is something totally different.
October 7th, 2013
Day 13 we decided last minute to make the 5 hour trip to Yellowknife and headed out around noon. We were stopped briefly on our way by a wood bison crossing the road to join the herd in the field. After we got to Yellowknife we didn't do much in the afternoon, just spent our time getting our ...
... this will be interested to know that I followed well-known advice about bear country and sang softly to "announce" my human presence during stretches of the trails where I saw no one nearby. I was also ready for this hike with my hiking boots, my backpack with snacks, drinks, and my GPS (although in this case for orientation, not for Geocaching), and a shoulder-strap bag holding ...
... while, the volunteers had the bonfire up and I was fiddling with the camera to get it working so that I can take pictures of the aurora. After much fussing around, one of the volunteers helped me out and we realized that I had auto focus on, which I should. GREAT!
The lights started out faint and wasn't strong throughout the night. It appeared to be a light greyish color, only at certain point of the night I was able to see it in light light green. The pictures, ...
... some obscure nobody heard of restaurant, I thought they would have known most of the info by heart. But that wasn't the case. However, they were very ready to help, giving suggestions, googling things and calling the restaurant up.
The room was, as per some a Tripadvisor reviews have said, without A/C. However, it does have a fan and a window that can be opened. (Yep, you don't get a lot of hotels with openable windows nowadays, because everyone is afraid you'll jump out ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking