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Diamonds in the Rough Contest

Your Passport to a drivable wilderness adventure in Northern Canada and a chance to win a "Canadian Diamond™"

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About the Deh Cho


UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES

 

WOOD BUFFALO NATIONAL PARK  (Alberta-Northwest Territories)

Situated on the plains in the north-central region of Canada, the park covers 44,807 sq. km (17,300 sq. miles) and is home to North America's largest population of wild bison.  It is also the natural nesting place of the endangered whooping crane.  Another of the park's attractions is the world's largest inland delta, located at the mouth of the Peace and Athabasca rivers.

Parks Canada National Park          Parks Canada World Heritage

World Heritage Centre

 

NAHANNI NATIONAL PARK RESERVE  (Northwest Territories)

Located along the South Nahanni River, one of the most spectacular wild rivers in North America, this park contains deep canyons and huge waterfalls, as well as a unique limestone cave system.  The park is also home to animals of the boreal forest, such as wolves, grizzly bears and caribou.  Dall sheep and mountain goats are found in the park's alpine environment.

Parks Canada National Park          Parks Canada World Heritage

World Heritage Centre