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Yellowknife River Territorial Park Day Use Area

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Close to town for a BBQ

It's only a several minutes drive from YK. Well patronized, too bad that involves litter, some... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
AllInclusiveLizard
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Yellowknife, Canada
Yellowknife River Territorial Park

Yellowknife River Territorial Park is a day use park with a boat launch. Not sure if it closes near... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
SteveC C
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Gander, Canada
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7 Feb 2018
“Yellowknife River Territorial Park”
14 Jul 2017
“Really busy”
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Located on the Yellowknife River, the park is a perfect place to enjoy a picnic or fishing. For the more adventurous, boat up the river and into the string of lakes it connects to; or downstream into Back Bay and Yellowknife Bay on Great Slave Lake.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Ingraham Trail, km 8, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N1, Canada
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Yellowknife River Territorial Park is a day use park with a boat launch. Not sure if it closes near the summer solstice as it's bright most of the "night". A crew of locals drinking heavily around a campfire who we avoided.

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Launched our boat here on a weeknight in July and it was crazy busy. Short drive from the city so access is easy and the picnic tables were all full. The boat launch was in good shape and the dock was too.

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Reviewed 9 February 2017

The Yellowknife River Territorial Park is a great day use picnic spot. A great place to bring family and friends to have a social gathering. Lots of picnic tables and fire pits to enjoy and only a 15 minute drive from the city. There is...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2017

It's only a several minutes drive from YK. Well patronized, too bad that involves litter, some vandalism and tree scalping. Boat launch and plenty of parking. Pleasant walking paths around. Brave souls jump and swim from the bridge. Some birds and other wildlife. Open in...More

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