Organisational member of the Ontario Recreational Canoeing
Association. Our guides are certified by ORCA.
Member of NWT Tourism
NROA Nahanni River Outfitters Association
WCA - Wilderness Canoe Association
Best Wilderness Holidays on Earth
The 2014 Summer or Winter Schedule of Trips (PDF format).
Your Trip Guides
Your trip guides are knowledgeable about the wilderness
ecosystem and environments; they enjoy sharing the mysteries
of the natural world. You’ll find they are confident,
light hearted, and welcoming. They are great cooks ...
and enjoy a good laugh around the campfire. Their wealth
of experience allows sound and firm judgment in matters
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We are pleased to announce that Black Feather has been awarded the 2013 Nunavut Tourism Business of the Year, and 2013 Northwest Territories Operator of the Year. We are honoured to receive these accolades, which reinforce our commitment to excellence in Canadian adventure travel. Thanks to all of our colleagues in the north who help us to deliver these adventures, thanks to our great team of guides and a special thanks to you, our participants, for sharing your holidays with Black Feather.
About Black Feather
For over 40 years, Black Feather adventurers have paddled wilderness rivers, hiked remote landscapes and sea kayaked along pristine coastlines and through sparkling fjords.
We explore the most outstanding northern destinations, from the world famous Nahanni River, to a remote fjord in Greenland, to Ellesmere’s Muskox Way, just 500 miles from the North Pole.
Highly experienced and scrupulously trained guides bring a wealth of knowledge and skill to each trip. Top quality expedition gear is field-tested and even custom designed for our rigorous standards. Our meals are delicious … we wrote the book on wilderness cuisine “Camp Cooking – the Black Feather Cookbook”.
Join us for your adventure of a Lifetime.
NWT Tourism Lifetime Achievement Award, 2011
NWT Tourism Operator of the Year Award, 2013
Nunavut Tourism Business of the Year Award, 2013
New Adventures for 2014
We are excited to offer these new destinations for 2014:
The Governments of the
Northwest Territories, Yukon Territory, Nunavut Territory,
British Columbia and Manitoba license Black Feather.
Black Feather is licenced by Parks Canada to operate
in the following National Parks: Nahanni, Auyuittuq,
Quttinirpaaq, Sirmilik, Pukaskwa and Aulavik. Individual Black
Feather guides are licenced by the specific park to lead
expeditions within that park.>
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