Best of Bylot Ski Tour

Best of Bylot Ski Tour

The Best of Bylot Ski Tour is an arctic adventure of a life time. This skiing expedition takes place beneath the towering mountain peaks of Northern Baffin Island and Bylot Island, Nunavut. Views of Sirmilik National Park, and the Lancaster Sound National Marine Conservation Area will be additional highlights of the skiing route, that starts and ends in the inuit hamlet of Pond Inlet. Join guide David Reid as he shares his knowledge and experience of this remarkable part of the Canadian arctic.

Each group member must be physically fit, have previous winter, wilderness-travel experience, and be capable of pulling a small gear/supply sled for two weeks.  

"Great gear, great guides, great skiing!  What an Arctic adventure." John, Quebec, Canada

 

Recommended Skill Level And Dates

Skill Level: 3
Dates Trip Fee
April 27, 2018 to May 09, 2018
$7,095.00 CAD
What is Included: 

Guides 5:1 ratio
Accommodation
• 10 nights of camping, 2 nights hotel
Meals
• excellent trail meals and snacks from Day 2 lunch to Day 12 lunch
• Pond Inlet hotel meals: dinner (Days 1 and 12), breakfast (Days 2 and 13)
Expedition Equipment
• "kitchen": group tent or tarp, cooking stoves, utensils, dishes, etc.
• tents: free-standing, custom expedition dome tents - 2 per tent
• sleeping bags and sleeping pads
• containers for food and group equipment
• sleds
Safety Equipment
• first aid, safety, rescue, and repair kits
• communications equipment (satellite phone)
Transportation
• airport transfers in Pond Inlet
• transportation of guides, group gear, food, etc. to Pond Inlet

Trip Location



Trip Rendezvous Point: Pond inlet, NU