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Frame Lake Trail

Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for a walk on the Trail after dinner, but did not do the entire route. It's a very pleasant walk, except in the summer, I'd consider bug spray - the bugs aren't too bad except for pockets of mosquitoes here and there -...More

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

One end of town to the other. Nicely paved for bikes. Playgrounds, beaches, trees and birds. Give it a go

Thank RosieandLily
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Did the Frame Lake trail walk with my dog (counterclockwise) during the winter and summer. The trail can be challenging at the end but offers amazing view of the city. Take approx 1.5 to 2 hours to complete the loop. Wear good hiking or running...More

Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 1 April 2017

When my daughter and I was walking the trail we had noticed that one of the wooden walk way needs replaced. It felt like being on a teeter tater.

Thank hot_babeinnwt
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Beautiful trail that lasts between 1.30 hours and 2 hours. The trail is easy and the views are awesome. You can finish or start near the Leg and the museum.

Thank Mel I
Reviewed 27 February 2017

A lot of local using the trail and it is very accessible from downtown area,I enjoy my walk and even crossing the lake. A good exercise in winter.

Thank sunshinelpc
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We ran twice around the lake. On one side there is a prober trail on the other side it gets a bit more difficult. You walk mostly over big rocks, stairs and bridges. But that makes it really nice and the views are stunning. A...More

1  Thank Nicoleri
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My wife and I walked this trail from the hospital to the Heritage Centre and Visitors centre. Great views across the water to rock islands, pines and white birch trees.

2  Thank Gene J
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We used the trail to get to the shopping centre at the other side of the lake but it turned out the trail was the highlight. Quite an energetic walk as there are lots of rocks to cross and its quite a way around but...More

2  Thank VirginiaV29
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Came out of the legislature, asked where the trailhead was and how long to do the trail - he said about 20 minutes. It was closer to 2 hours in the knee deep snow and wind. The first half coming from the leg. was up...More

1  Thank Siralec57
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3 April 2016|
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Response from Danielle1960 | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Frame Lake if the trail is started from Stanton Hospital is a gentle decline to a straight flat walk along the trail to the Legislative Assembly. There are numerous places along the way stop and rest. There is a... More