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Cirque of the Unclimbables, Nahanni National Park

Dehcho

Highlights:

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  • Nahanni National Park
    • One of the first UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Nahanni National Park Reserve is an iconic attraction in the NWT.
  • Cirque of the Unclimbables
    • Located inside the Nahanni National Park Reserve, the Cirque is a cluster of peaks and walls in the Mackenzie Mountains.  It's most famous peak, the Lotus Flower Tower, elevates to 2,570 metres (8.430 feet).
  • Mount Nirvana
    • Also in the Mackenzie Mountains lies Mount Nirvana (unofficial name), the NWT's tallest peak at 2,773 metres (9,098 feet).
  • Virginia Falls
    • One of the centrepieces of the Nahanni National Park Reserve, Virginia Falls has the NWT's highest drop at 96 metres (315 feet, twice the height of Niagara Falls).
  • Warmest Town
    • Known has the North's garden spot, Fort Liard's July average high temperature is 23.2°C (73.8°F)

Communities:

  • Fort Liard
  • Fort Simpson
  • Jean Marie River
  • Nahanni Butte
  • Sambaa K'e
  • Wrigley

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