1 The Skeena Valley

A glorious wildlife-rich river and estuary flanked by soaring mountains.

2 Haida Gwaii

A superb archipelago of wild islands whose rich profusion of flora and fauna has earned them the title of “the Canadian Galapagos”.

3 Alaska Highway

Some 2500km of stunning wilderness make this one of North America’s great drives.

4 Dawson City

The focus of the Klondike gold rush is western Canada’s most atmospheric and compelling historic town.

5 Dempster Highway

The only public road in North America to cross the Arctic Circle offers a fascinating insight into the tundra and chance encounters with wildlife.

6 Nahanni National Park

Magnificent gorges, waterfalls and mountain scenery are the chief attractions in one of Canada’s finest national parks.

7 Auyuittuq National Park

Arctic scenery and culture are always compelling, but nowhere more so than in this largely glacial redoubt on Baffin Island.

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