In operation since 1981, Blachford Lake Lodge is one of North America's premiere all-season Aurora Viewing eco-lodges, located 100km east of Yellowknife. Over the years, Blachford has been proud to host international guests such as aurora specialist & author Dr. Melanie Windridge of the UK, actress Kaho Minami of Japan, award winning photographer Hamilton Lund of Australia, founder of the Cloud Appreication Society Gavin Pretor-Pinney, model Godfrey Gao of Taiwan, yoga teacher Goldie Yoga of the USA, producer/explorer Ryan Pyle of China/Canada, writer Dallas Hartwig co-author of Whole 30, to Prince William and Catherine, the Dutchess of Cambridge.
One of the north's sought after honeymoon destinations, and host to special off-grid weddings each year; Blachford is always expanding programming and activities available on site. We cater to groups of all sizes, and are proud to be the site of programs such as Dechinta University, Northern Youth Leadership and Arctic FOXY. We have hosted events and wellness retreats for many different genres of clientele, including Folk Rebellion's Digital Detox, The Cloud Appreciation Society's first ever Sky Holiday, and more.
We are a proud Green Leader, and are working towards consistantly improving our eco-sustanability and best eco-practices in our day to day operations.
Photos are available for promotional use. Please contact us for high-res files.
Film crews/photographers interested in visiting: We recommend, should you need an experienced contact for technical planning purposes, cold weather advice, etc. to please contact Keating Smith (Yellowknife based).
For press inquiries please contact:
Katherine Johnson, Manager of Sales and Marketing