Moccasin Slippers made by Julie Lennie of Tulita, NT from the Norman Wells Historical Society Crafts Store. Size 11 mens. $390. Available on www.tlicho.ca

This mountain is near the town of Tulita, which is at confluence of the Bear River and the Mackenzie River in the Northwest Territories, Canada. The three patches on the side of mountain represent "beaver pelts" according to an ancient Dene legend.

Moccasin slippers made by Julie Lennie of Tulita, Northwest Territories.

The Old Anglican Church of Tulit’a, Northwest Territories. This church is an official historic site because it was built in 1880 and is one of the oldest standing buildings in the Northwest Territories.

Tulita, which in Dene language means "where the rivers or waters meet," is a hamlet in the Sahtu Region of the Northwest Territories, Canada. It was formerly known as Fort Norman, until 1 January 1996. It is located at the junction of the Great Bear River and the Mackenzie River; the Bear originates at Great Bear Lake adjacent to Deline. Tulita is in an area that is forested and well south of the tree line. Permafrost underlays the area, more or less continuous in distribution.

Sunday morning walk along the Mackenzie River near Tulit'a, Northwest Territories, Canada.

Tulita, Northwest Territories NWT Bureau of Statistics - Page Title

Black Ice on the frozen Mackenzie River in Tulita, Northwest Territories

Black Ice on the frozen Mackenzie River in Tulita, Northwest Territories

18-year quest brings 1957 film home to N.W.T. Dene

quest brings 1957 film home to N.

Beaded moosehide moccasin slippers, Stroud cuffs and beaver fur provided by Just Furs.

Bear Rock in Tulita

Bear Rock in Tulita

Photographer Jason Pineau Auroras Over Tulita, NWT

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