Explore the East Arm with Red Cliff Adventures
The East Arm of Great Slave Lake is an awe-inspiringly beautiful and profoundly moving part of the NWT. Experience it deeper way with Red Cliff Adventures.Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!
This area has so much to offer visitors – world-class fishing, awe-inspiring landscapes, rich history and culture, and unrivaled birdwatching and wildlife viewing. Thaidene Nëné or “Land of the Ancestors” has been the focus of international attention for its pristine beauty and ecological conservation efforts. It is a part of the North like no other.
While many people are turning their attention to the pristine waters and magnificent landscape for the first time, Red Cliff Adventures owner and guide Ron Desjarlais is a Łutsël K’é Dene Elder and has known this place all his life. It’s Ron’s knowledge and living connection to Thaidene Nëné that makes tours with Red Cliff Adventures that much more memorable and meaningful.
Why choose Red Cliff
Red Cliff Adventures provides the chance for guests to get a taste of something a little different from the lodge experience – a chance to live more like Dene on the land by doing things in the traditional way.
- Walk with Dene Elder Ron Desjarlais
- Enjoy world-famous fishing
- Learn the timeless history and culture
- Camp in pristine landscapes
- Get face-to-face with iconic wildlife
- Experience a traditional pace of life
Meet Ron Desjarlais
There’s no better way to experience the East Arm of Great Slave Lake than with Łutsël K’é Dene Elder Ron Desjarlais.
This spectacular land – the East Arm and Thaidene Nëné – are Ron’s home and his years of guiding experience mean he knows how to take you through the land better than almost anyone else. Starting in the 1970s, Ron has years of experience guiding clients and has a longstanding relationship with the nearby Frontier Lodge. Ron’s appreciation and knowledge will bring your trip through this land to a new level – a powerful one-of-a-kind journey through Thaidene Nëné with someone who cares and is so deeply connected to it.
What you need to
know before you go
The pristine beauty and remote landscapes of Thaidene Nëné and the East Arm of Great Slave Lake are part of what will make your trip a life-changing experience. From typical weather to Łutsël K’é amenities to guidance for being respectful on the land – it pays to be informed about what to expect on your trip.