Previously called Coppermine, given to its location at the mouth of the Coppermine river, Kugluktuk means "place of moving water" in inuinnaqtun.
Map of Kugluktuk
Trips that visit Kugluktuk
Initially heading northwards up the West Greenland coastline before exploring Baffin Island and traversing the Northwest Passage, this voyage offers a rich blend of history, culture, scenery and wildlife. Pay your respects at the Franklin Expedition graves at Beechey Island,…