Explore Old Town

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Head out for a day exploring Old Town (also known as The Rock), Located along the Great Slave Lake waterfront, Old Town is Yellowknife's oldest region. Here you'll find 1930s-era log homes mixed in with modern structures. Today, Old Town is an upscale neighbourhood with a busy dock filled with boats and planes. Visit the Bush Pilots Monument for a little taste of local history as well as a stunning view of the city and water below. Then head to Wildcat Café, the city's oldest restaurant and one of the best places to get fish and chips any time of year.