Auyuittuq is located on southeastern Baffin Island, Nunavut. From Pangnirtung or Qikiqtarjuaq (a short scheduled flight from Iqaluit), outfitters take visitors roughly 30 kilometres (19 miles) from Pangnirtung and about 100 kilometres (60 miles) by boat up nearby fiords to trailheads within the park. Permits, orientations and de-briefings in the communities are required, and self-guided travellers must be experienced and self-sufficient. Visits range from day trips to multi-week adventures.

Getting here


Box 353
Pangnirtung NU X0A 0R0

Box 122
Qikiqtarjuaq NU X0A 0B0

To Iqaluit, Nunavut

Iqaluit is the hub for air traffic in Nunavut. First Air Ltd. and Canadian North fly direct to Iqaluit from Montreal, Ottawa, and Yellowknife. For current, detailed information on travelling to Nunavut, visit Nunavut Tourism.

To Pangnirtung or Qikiqtarjuaq from Iqaluit

First Air Ltd. and Canadian North offer scheduled flights and charters to both communities from Iqaluit. Air Nunavut and Unaalik Aviation offer charters only.

To Auyuittuq National Park

Auyuittuq National Park is located on Baffin Island, Nunavut. Access to Auyuittuq is either from Pangnirtung, located 28 km south of the park boundary along Pangnirtung Fiord, or from Qikiqtarjuaq, located on Broughton Island, 34 km northeast of the park boundary along North Pangnirtung Fiord. Local operators will take you to the park from these communities by either boat or snowmachine, depending on the season. Contact the park office in Pangnirtung (ph.867-473-2500) for a list of operators who provide transportation and/or guiding services.

Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply.
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