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Pontoon Lake Scout Cabins

Updated: 2012-11-29. Something not right? Please update the information.
Size100 ha (247 acres)
Street AddressPontoon Lake Territorial Park, Ingraham Trail, Yellowknife, NT (Map may be inaccurate)
Nearest townYellowknife, Northwest Territories
NTS Map85J/9: Prosperous Lake
Operated byScouts Canada, Northern Lights Council, Yellowknife Scouting Group
InformationEmail; Phone: +1 867 920 4440
BookingsMike Kalnay; Phone: +1 867 920 4440
Tenting sites: Yes
Adirondack shelters: No
Villages: No
Cabins: Yes
Drinking water: Yes
Emergency phone: No
Mobile phone coverage: Yes
Electric vehicle charging: Unknown
Picnic tables: Yes
Cooking shelters: No
Appliances in cabins: Yes
On-site store: No
Shopping nearby: No
Showers: No
Indoor washrooms: No
Wheelchair washroom: No
In Pontoon Lake; swimming platfrom off-shore
Major hiking trails nearby
Ingraham Trail
Hiking trails, formal campfire circle, sledding, snowshoes available, bouldering, skating rink, fishing, lake frontage, canoeable water, canoes available.


There are two cabins, the Scout Cabin and the Venturer Cabin, located on the shores of Pontoon Lake near the Ingraham Trail about 30 km east of Yellowknife. Camp has gas cook stove and woodstove for heat. Indoor bunk space for 12 youth and 4 adults. Extensive hiking and rock scrambling in area.

Summer access is by 1.5 km hiking trail from 62.549969,-114.037571 or by 1 km canoe paddle from 62.551116,-114.02607. Winter access: November to May, across the ice from the canoe put-in point.

For More Information

InformationEmail; Phone: +1 867 920 4440
BookingsMike Kalnay; Phone: +1 867 920 4440

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