Plan your visit

Ukkusiksalik National Park

Ukkusiksalik is located in the Kivalliq region of Nunavut. Commercial flights are available year-round to the gateway communities of Naujaat, Baker Lake, Rankin Inlet, Chesterfield Inlet and Coral Harbour. The park can be reached by chartered aircraft and is most accessible in spring and summer. Transportation by boat or snowmobile from Naujaat may also be available. There are no facilities or services in the park. Visitors must be experienced and self-reliant. Contact us for guidance when planning your trip.

Hours of operation

Hours of operation and contact information for the Parks Canada office in Naujaat.

Camping and overnight accommodations

Types of accommodations, backcountry camping, where to stay in nearby communities.

Fees

Daily visitor fees, overnight camping, and annual backcountry passes.

Brochures and publications

Visitor information package, polar bear safety guide, and topographic maps information.

Safety and guidelines

Weather and wildlife safety, terrain hazards, search and rescue, visitor guidelines.

Permits and licenses

Business licenses, filming and commercial photography, research, firearms, drones, and more.

Local guides and outfitters

Arrange transportation to and from the park or book your trip with a guided group.

Local attractions and tourism

Visitor information, local stores, cultural centres, art and crafts, and more.

Weather

Seasonal weather, best times of year to visit, and current local conditions.

Covid-19 and your visit

Guidelines, restrictions, and closures related to COVID-19.

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How to get here

Location

Naujaat office

P.O. Box 220
Naujaat NU X0C 0H0

Phone
1-867-462-4500

Email
ukkusiksalik.info@pc.gc.ca

Directions


To Iqaluit, Nunavut
Canadian North offers direct flights to Iqaluit from Ottawa, Montreal and Yellowknife.

Travel from Iqaluit to Rankin Inlet, Nunavut
Rankin Inlet is the hub for air traffic heading to Naujaat, Baker Lake, Chesterfield Inlet and Coral Harbour. Scheduled flights and charters to Rankin Inlet are available from Winnipeg or from Ottawa via Iqaluit or Edmonton via Yellowknife.

To Ukkusiksalik National Park
The park can be accessed from Rankin Inlet, Naujaat, Baker Lake, Chesterfield Inlet or Coral Harbour. Local outfitters in Naujaat can reach the park by boat or snowmobile, depending on the season. Charter flights can be arranged from Baker Lake or Rankin Inlet.

 

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