Lift your spirit

Aurora intermediate Workshop

Northern Lights to raise your winter spirit


Fort Providence and Yellowknife


January 2-6 2020




7 Guests Maximum

Fitness Required


Registration Contact:

Join Greg Johnson, Tornado Hunter on another amazing photography excursion — this time we will be heading to the Northwest Territories at the peak of the aurora chasing season. January 2-6 2020.

Your intermediate photo experience begins when we meet in Yellowknife. Greg will offer an ongoing workshop experience to help ensure you have all the skills you need during your excursion of a lifetime.

We will be exploring the region of Fort Providence and the waterfall highway. As well we will spend some time in the Yellowknife area where we will hopefully experience Wood Bison and an amazing night sky.

What is included:

  • Personal photo instruction
  • Accommodations while in the Northwest Territories
  • All travel costs while in the Northwest Territories

What is NOT included:

  • Flights to Yellowknife are not included
  • Incidental costs such as alcohol and souvenirs
  • Meals are not included
  • Travel insurance is not included

This excursion has a moderate physical component that includes warm clothing in very cold weather. This can be taxing physically.

Expedition Itinerary

January 2 – Arrive in Yellowknife. Meet and greet and group meal.
We will settle into our accommodation and have a short lesson on photographing aurora. We will leave the city and spend our first night shooting the night sky and the Yellowknife cityscape.

January 3 – Drive from Yellowknife to Fort Providence. This drive will provide plenty of opportunities for landscape and hopefully wildlife photography. Check-in at the Snowshoe Inn and set up of laptops. Lesson on aurora photography. Evening aurora/night sky shoot.

January 4 – Afternoon exploration of area frozen waterfalls and hopefully wildlife. Evening shooting of night sky.

January 5 – Afternoon exploration of the river and hopefully wildlife. Evening will be spent shooting the night sky and some light painting.

January 6 – Drive to Yellowknife where we will have a group meal and check in to our accommodations. We will spend some time editing and reviewing images and if we have the energy we will head out for one last night of shooting.

January 7 – Farewell and depart for airport


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$1450 CDN per person + GST

To reserve your spot in the Northwest Territories Aurora Excursion, please email

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