Waterfalls Route

Waterfalls Route

At the 60th parallel, Alberta Highway 35 becomes NWT Highway 1. Called the Waterfalls Route, Highway 1 extends from the NWT border to Enterprise then continues to Checkpoint at the junction of Highways 1 & 7. This route features numerous waterfalls rivers and lakes. It forms one of the links in the Deh Cho Travel Connection, the tour route that takes in the unique communities and sights of two Canadian provinces and the Northwest Territories. Territorial campgrounds along this route are maintained in wilderness settings. Each has unique natural features and offers excellent hiking trails, sandy beaches or thundering waterfalls. Most also have great fishing spots.