Tuktut Nogait National Park will remain closed for the 2021 season to ensure the health and safety of community members, staff and visitors during COVID-19. Please check the Parks Canada national information portal dedicated to COVID-19 for regular updates.

Tuktut Nogait National Park is open year-round though July is the most reliable weather month. Air charter flights are available to Paulatuk from Inuvik. Charter floatplane access from Norman Wells or Inuvik to several lakes in Tuktut Nogait National Park is available by permit. All visitors to Tuktut Nogait National Park must register with the Parks Canada office in Inuvik and attend an orientation session.

Getting here


PO Box 91
Paulatuk, NT X0E 1N0

Accessing the Park

Inuvik is the largest community in the region and is serviced daily by scheduled aircraft from southern Canada. Aklak Air is presently the only scheduled aircraft carrier serving the community of Paulatuk. Scheduled flights between Inuvik and Paulatuk are currently on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Schedules may be subject to change. There are no roads or trails leading directly to Tuktut Nogait from Paulatuk.

Free admission for youth. Other fees still apply
Detailed fees list

Facilities and services