Northwest Territories Adventure The Auroral SparkBursts of greenish-blue color from the Northern Lights illuminate the night sky above the Great Slave Lake in Northwest Territories. Aurora Above the AbandonedThe aurora borealis, or "northern lights" resembles a curtain of light as it shimmers above an abandoned structure near Yellowknife in the Northwest Territories, Canada. A Harsh WindA fierce wind blows across the Dettah ice road in sub-zero temperatures. Ice Road SunsetThe Dettah ice road displays many fractures and cracks from vehicle travel as the sun sets near Yellowknife in the Northwest Territories, Canada. Ice Road to DettahFractures are seen in the thick ice of the road connecting Yellowstone to Dettah as a person rides by in a snowmobile. Road ClosedA sign warns travelers not to proceed across the frozen lake. Winter Highway SunsetThe MacKenzie highway between Yellowknife and Enterprise in Northwest Territories, Canada. Winter CampingA man walks in snowshoes near a Sierra Designs tent. Winter CampingA man walks in snowshoes near a Sierra Designs tent. Young Moose in WinterA young moose walks through the snow among the trees in winter. Ice LensA man holds a large clear chunk of ice in front of his face. April 8, 2012 by benchase Posted in and tagged with . RSS 2.0 feed.