Bush Pilot's Monument, Yellowknife

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Bush Pilot's Monument is located in Yellowknife. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Yellowknife holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Bush Pilot's Monument and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Amazing view from here! Definite must do and you can spend as little or as long as you want. Good place to take pictures!  more »
  • Lake and city views. It was long when we went the yellow leaves with, such as painting. Not recommended to go up by the stairs, so lame.
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  • It's easy to get to and doesn't require a lot of time. Street parking is available. There are a couple sets of stairs that you need to walk up to see the view. When I was here in the summer we had a s...  more »
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  • A must see of you are in Yellowknife! It has a great view of Old Town, as well as the harbour and also parts of downtown Yellowknife. Just need to climb some stairs to get there, and there is a ton of pieces of glass on the rocks, but other than that it is golden!
  • The best view of the town and the water. You get a real feel for the old days. Many of the historical sites have descriptions as you look out over the particular spot.
  • Beautiful spot to see the whole city. The view goes for miles
  • Nice view. Good picture location.
  • Great views of the bays and the town. It was not busy when I went though the rest of the town seemed to be and we watched the sun set.

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Where to stay in Yellowknife

Accommodations in Yellowknife come in the form of small hotels, bed and breakfasts, and guesthouses scattered throughout the city. For the most interesting scenery, stay north of the center near the Bush Pilots Monument. If you choose to visit between November and March to chase the northern lights, make sure you stay well out of town for the best chance to see the spectacle without the intrusion of light pollution.
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