The Barrenlands are not barren.

Travel to the Barrenlands, home of the midnight sun and the Aurora Borealis. Witness the abundance of wildlife in an area that is unique to the Canadian Arctic. Birds migrate thousands of miles to nest and start life under the midnight sun of summer in the Arctic. The migration of the Bathurst Caribou heard is a spectacle not to be missed. The pristine waters of Mackay Lake are teeming with large lake trout, Northern Pike and Arctic Grayling. As the midnight sun begins to fade and fall approaches, the landscape of the Barrenlands transforms into an assortment of vibrant colours, and the majestic Aurora Borealis dances across then night sky.

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