A Little Geography Lesson

Taloyoak has the distinction of being the most northerly settlement on the Canadian mainland.  All those further north are located on the Arctic Islands.    Our Community hugs the coastline of the Arctic Ocean at just inside of 69 North Latitude. We are approximately 1 231 air kilometres Northeast of Yellowknife and almost due north of Winnipeg.   The map belows shows we are not far from the center of the New Terrotory of Nunavut.