It's easy to fly to the Northwest Territories. There are direct jet flights to Yellowknife from Calgary (2 hours), Edmonton (1.5 hours), Ottawa (4 hours) and Whitehorse (1.5 hours). Jet service is also available from Vancouver (2.5 hours). See the NWT Tourism website for details about major airline service and local connections: http://spectacularnwt.com/travel-info/getting-here-air.
Weather is an important consideration when trip planning. Summer temperatures range from 10°C (50°F) to 34°C (93.2°F), hovering around 23°C in July and August. Conditions are usually dry and sunny, with daylight lasting 18 to 24 hours. The weather can vary, so dress in layers.
|From Yellowknife to :||Kilometres||Miles|
|Hay River, NT||483||300|