Make your own free website on
Cold Waters


Vessels | Victoria, British Columbia to Alaska | Aleutian Islands, Alaska | Little Diomede Island, Alaska | The Yukon, Canada | Sachs Harbor/Ikaahuk, Northwest Territories | Holman/Uluqsaqtuuq, Victoria Island | Coppermine / Kugluktuk, Nunavut | Cambridge Bay/ Ikaluktutiak, Nunavut | Gjoa Haven/ Ursuqtuuq | Spence Bay/Taloyoak, Northwest Territories | Arctic Circle Crossing Initiation | Excursion onto the Ice | Laurier 2000 Photo Album | Saint Lawrence Island Polynya Project 2001 | SLIPP 2001 Photo Album | The Arctic Rose Tragedy
Spence Bay/Taloyoak, Northwest Territories

Taloyoak means "caribou blind," referring to traditionally used stone piles used to corral caribou into hunting range.



An Arctic raven landing on a grave cross. (Photo by A. Balsom)


A siksik investigating passers-by. (Photo by A. Balsom)


A pond pretending to be a road. Thank goodness for All-Terrain Vehicles. (Photo by A. Balsom)


A trash can in a Spence Bay road. I don't understand it either, folks. (Photo by A. Balsom)