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Address: Pangnirtung, Nunavut, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 888-773-8888

Called "the land that never melts," this reserve on Baffin Island...

Called "the land that never melts," this reserve on Baffin Island covers nearly 32,000 square miles of ancient glaciers, spiny peaks and dramatic fjords.

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so beautiful

get your back pack on, this is a amazing place so serene. The local guides which you need to have are very knowledgeable, very friendly and polite. I promise you this , you... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 April 2016
Ottawa, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

get your back pack on, this is a amazing place so serene. The local guides which you need to have are very knowledgeable, very friendly and polite. I promise you this , you will have a blast.

Thank InuitArtGuru
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

I been there and it was great so I want to go back to do the whole pass. Would you join me? SEE http://www.meetup.com/fr/newyorkmountaineering/events/225150975/ for details

1 Thank Stephane_Roberge
Powell River, Canada
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702 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015

We always wanted to hike this trail when we lived in the Arctic, but never had the time. You can easily go by boat to the Pang trail head and walk up for several hours to get a bit of a feel for the park and scenery, or take much more time and walk to the trail head. The huge... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Beautiful park with challenging terrain so carefully scrutinize your groups ability or consider hiring a guide/outfitter. A Map of the Akshayuk Pass can be purchased online or at the Park Office. The map includes plenty of helpful and interesting information. Take note that there are many areas with no visible trail - just pick the best line! Hikers should arrive... More 

5 Thank Su S
Bromont, Canada
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

Chose Peter Kilabuk as a guide. He is very reliable and we had a unique experience scallop dragging. He was on time to pick us up after a long day in the Pass... The people at the Park office are great and very helpful.

3 Thank Andrew P
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2015

This place is utterly beautiful - it was extreme weather when we were camping, as low as -30 with wind chill, so be prepared! Best thing I have done!

1 Thank EllaBellaB00
Sandgate, Vermont
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2014

My wife and I did a ten-day hike in Auyuittuq some years ago (prior to the date in the required drop-down window). This is a haunting, incredibly beautiful place that is well worth the effort. You will never forget it. Not without risk, especially if you fall into the water during one of the many stream crossings and get hypothermia,... More 

11 Thank Stephen S
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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51 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2012

I did Auyuittuq in July/Aug 2011. This is easily the best hike of my life. Pure wilderness, absolute solitude. I spent 8 days in the park and those were indeed one of the most memorable days of my life. If you want to experience this park in its entirety - do the full Akshayuk pass from North to South (Total... More 

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Chase, Canada
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2011

I don't know how to describe how wonderful this place was. It was totally worth visiting with my teenage children. Thank you for supplying an attraction that keeps them busy.

7 Thank Rachel M

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