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Tommy Forrest Ballpark in Yellowknife. Photo courtesy Ollie Williams

Seeing Grass

A downtown Yellowknife ballpark transformed from blight to beauty

Photo by Doug Allan/Minden Pictures

Breaking The Silence

For centuries, newcomers to the Arctic have marvelled at its powerful...

Illustration by Beth Covvey

Spare Them Now

On choosing animal companions in the North

Red knot are frequent flyers. One has gone almost to the moon-and-back in its lifetime. Photos by Clare Kines

Scenes Of A Summer Nest

Every year, millions of birds from all over the world arrive in Canada...

Photo by Chris Colbourne/Yukon News

The Beetle And The Damage Done

In the North, we still live according to the laws of the wild


How To Build a Fire

Up Here Editor Samia Madwar and Videographer Hannah Eden head out into the bush to get some much needed fire-building advice from 1 Canadian Ranger Patrol Group. For more, check out: How To Build a Fire

The Tension and the Break

To tell the story of the North's ice cycles, Yellowknife composer Carmen Braden translates nature into music.

For more on Carmen Braden visit, uphere.ca/articles/tension-and-break

COMING SOON - October 2015: The Arts Issue

With revolutionary filmmakers, pioneering composers and maverick designers, you are not going to want to miss our ARTS ISSUE! (Coming to a newsstand near you- October 2015.)

Bruce Davidson - NWT Park Warden

They're more than just places to spend the night: it's the people of NWT Parks who make our campgrounds truly memorable. Like Bruce Davidson, a singular human and keeper of Prelude Lake Territorial Campground.

Check out Bruce's original tune about life at the gatehouse, and follow this link for more parks and conversations:



Direct from the UP HERE studio, we bring you a recipe for beauty taken from the best day-spa around - Canada's Northern landscape.

The Northern Golf Tour

Our 'Up Here' editorial team try their hand at midnight golf in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories.

For the full story: The Northern Golf Tour

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