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‘LOST ON THE ICE-CAP’ BY Albert Operti/University of Toronto library Reproduction

The Franklin Ghosts

A spooky, supernatural and spectral history of the lost Arctic expedition

Story and photos by Émile Brisson-Curadeau

Curious Coats Island

With three glaring absences—human settlements, snow geese and lemmings—...

Kananginak Pootoogook, Untitled (Successful Walrus Hunt), 2009. Colored pencil, ink, paper, 48 x 96 in. (121.9x243.8 cm). © Estate of Kananginak Pootoogook.  COURTESY BROOKLYN MUSEUM, EDWARD J. GUARINO COLLECTION

The Country Food Test

How a laboratory in Iqaluit provides comfort to lovers of a Nunavut...

Photo by Matt Jacques

A Horse With No Name. For Now

Bands of feral horses have been galloping around the Yukon for the last...

The Blue Mile

Chills and thrills at a make-shift Marsh Lake marathon


Inside A Yellowknife Taxidermist's Shop

Take a look behind the scenes of our photo feature, inside a Yellowknife taxidermist's workshop.

How To Build a Fire

Up Here Editor Samia Madwar and Videographer Hannah Eden head out into the bush to get some much needed fire-building advice from 1 Canadian Ranger Patrol Group. For more, check out: How To Build a Fire

The Tension and the Break

To tell the story of the North's ice cycles, Yellowknife composer Carmen Braden translates nature into music.

For more on Carmen Braden visit, uphere.ca/articles/tension-and-break

Bruce Davidson - NWT Park Warden

They're more than just places to spend the night: it's the people of NWT Parks who make our campgrounds truly memorable. Like Bruce Davidson, a singular human and keeper of Prelude Lake Territorial Campground.

Check out Bruce's original tune about life at the gatehouse, and follow this link for more parks and conversations:



Direct from the UP HERE studio, we bring you a recipe for beauty taken from the best day-spa around - Canada's Northern landscape.

The Northern Golf Tour

Our 'Up Here' editorial team try their hand at midnight golf in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories.

For the full story: The Northern Golf Tour

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