Imagine a cluster of islands in a frozen sea, a home for the endangered Peary caribou, a traditional hunting and fishing area that has sustained Inuit of Resolute Bay since the time of their relocation in the 1950’s; Qausuittuq National Park is all of that and more.

Getting here

Inuksugait Plaza II 1104-B (Green Building)
Box 278 Iqaluit NU X0A 0H0

Hours of operation

The park is accessible from the beginning of June until the end of September
Visitor services are available year-round, Monday to Friday, from 8:30 am to 5 pm, by calling 867-975-4673 or 1-888-773-8888 (toll-free)

Fees

Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list.

Contact us

Telephone: 867-975-4673
Toll-free: 1-888-773-8888

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Sites nearby

  • an inukshuk in Akshayuk Pass, with Thor Peak in the background
    Auyuittuq National Park

    A zig-zag skyline of craggy granite peaks and glittering glaciers overlooks tundra valleys and steep-walled fiords whose winding waterways teem with narwhal and ringed seals, Auyuittuq is a diverse and grand-scale Arctic experience.

  • image of a visitor at Tanquary Fiord
    Quttinirpaaq National Park

    Shimmering ice caps are punctured by jagged black peaks and massive glaciers fuel wild rivers. The top of the world is an extreme and exhilarating experience where groups of muskoxen roam the tundra and curious caribou pass nearby.

  • rugged coastline of Sirmilik National Park
    Sirmilik National Park

    Paddle among seals and floating ice, listening for the breaths of narwhal and beluga whales. Ski across glaciers. Travel by snowmobile to the floe edge on the lookout for polar bears, ringed seals and walruses. Stop in at Inuit, Thule and European cultural sites. Visiting Sirmilik is the ultimate Arctic adventure.

  • image of a hiker near Ukkusiksalik National Park
    Ukkusiksalik National Park

    Ukkusiksalik’s rolling ochre hills and lush tundra thrive with wildlife, and are dotted with archeological reminders of human cultures passing for millennia through this remote wilderness. Paddle or boat an inland sea amid beluga whales and seals. Hike through wildflowers and in the company of stone inuksuk beneath the glow of the Midnight Sun.