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Burnside River

The Burnside River

  • Best viewing of the Bathurst caribou herd migration in June
  • Dramatic landscape, excellent hiking, wildlife and wildflowers
  • Opportunity to see more than 20,000 caribou
  • Several Inuit archeological sites along the river

 

The Burnside River is a classic tundra river flowing into the Arctic Ocean at Bathurst Inlet. Isolated and rugged, the river offers rafters easy Class I and II whitewater and world-class wildlife viewing, including caribou, muskox, grizzly, Rough-legged Hawks, Golden Eagles, Gyrfalcons and the occasional Arctic wolf.

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Burnside River Adventure Trips

Burnside River Rafting – Caribou Migration, Wildflowers and Hiking

The Burnside is known as "the wildlife river" – you’re guaranteed a fascinating Arctic adventure on this remote wilderness gem.


Trip Type: Raft

Difficulty: Beginner

Price: $11575.00 CAD USD
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