Nááts'įhch'oh National Park Reserve

Using recreational drones in Nááts'įhch'oh National Park Reserve is prohibited. Operating a drone within park boundaries may face law enforcement action and a fine of up to $25,000.


Nááts'įhch'oh National Park Reserve is named after Nááts'įhch'oh the mountain – a powerful place for the people of the Sahtu. Near the Yukon-Northwest Territories border, the park is in the traditional lands of the Shúhtaot'ine (Mountain Dene), and home to grizzly bear, Dall’s sheep, mountain goats, and woodland caribou.

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The trips are for experienced paddlers only; in fact, only a handful of groups tackle the run each year. Guided tours are available from multiple outfitters. 

Place names

The dialect used for place names in the park is that of the Shúhtaot’ine (Mountain Dene). Language is a key to understanding the cultural landscape of Nááts’įhch’oh National Park Reserve.

Planning a Trip

Nááts'įhch'oh National Park Reserve is located in the southwest portion of the Northwest Territories. Most visitors access the park via floatplane from surrounding communities in the Northwest Territories and Yukon

Stewardship and management

Guidelines for Licensing of Guided River Outfitting, How to Reach Us, Culture, Science and Nature, Management Plan, Maps, Nááts'įhch'oh : The Park Name,...

Activities and experiences

Paddling, Hiking, Packrafting

Important bulletins

Important announcements, notifications, and active superintendent orders.

Plan your visit

Trip Planners, Reservation and Registration, Google Street View, Getting Here, Weather, Visitor Information

Contact us

Telephone: 1-867-588-4884
Email: tulitainfo-infotulita@pc.gc.ca

Hours of operation

Open year-round
Visitor services are available 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday. Closed statutory holidays. 


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