Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting Baker Lake (YBK)! Envision driving along a winding road, windows rolled down, leisurely passing scenic mountains, romantic beaches or popular roadside attractions in a comfortable rented car. Take the road less traveled, and discover more about the surroundings near Baker Lake!
Hudson Bay makes up for an excellent day trip from Baker Lake. The azure water of bay are excellent for spotting whales or enjoy fishing and boating. The traditional lifestyle of city’s indigenous Inuit people is really interesting. You can learn traditional tricks of fishing and hunting while interacting with native groups.
Baker Lake is an ideal vantage point to visit Great Basin National Park. The park is a paradise for adventure lovers. Trekkers and hikers will love the challenges to reach the top of Wheeler Peak while over 300 different species of animals woo every wildlife enthusiast. In the park, you can spot creatures like spotted skunk, shrew Jackrabbits, mountain cottontails and more.
Driving about 50 miles north of Baker Lake will take you to Meadowbank. The site is a rich mining site and provides work to thousands of workers. For sightseeing, you can explore various mining tools or visit the Kiggavik Project.