ExploreNorth, your resource center for exploring the circumpolar North

Return to the Home Page The ExploreNorth Blog About ExploreNorth Contact ExploreNorth

Search ExploreNorth

A Guide to Fort Smith, Northwest Territories

Commemorating a catastrophe
In August 1968, a catastrophic landslide uprooted an Indigenous community in Fort Smith, taking the life of one woman and devastating the lives of many others.

Canoe Arctic
Based in Fort Smith, wildlife biologist Alex Hall leads 11-13-day trips on several of the territory's wilderness rivers.

DOME Productions
Bill Wade specializes in Northern music and audio-visual production and related training.

Fort Smith History
An excellent history of the community, from 1715 to the present.

Fort Smith History
An album of historic photos.

Fort Smith Tourism
An excellent guide to local services and attractions.

Driving to Fort Smith
A mile-by-mile guide to Highway 5 which runs 267 km from Hay River to Fort Smith.

Slave River Journal Interactive
The community newspaper has lots of news online.

Town of Fort Smith
The community's official site has lots of photos, history, tourist information and more.

Trapper Photo
Fort Smith photographer Bernie Oullette has some great Northen Lights photos, and offers an aurora screensaver.

Virtual Fort Smith
An excelent access point to the community, with news, photos and information on services avaialbale to locals and tourists.

To the Communities Index

Home Page About Us Contact Us Advertise Here Add URL Search This Site