Kanngiqtugaapik (Clyde River), Nunavat, Canada
Kanngiqtugaapik (Clyde River) is an Inuit hamlet located on the shore of Baffin Island's Patricia Bay, off Clyde Inlet, an arm of Davis Strait in the Qikiqtaaluk Region, of Nunavut Canada. It lies in the Baffin Mountains which in turn form part of the Arctic Cordillera mountain range.
Kanngiqtugaapik is located on a flood plain, surrounded by spectacular fiords that stretch all the way into the Barnes Icecap. The mountains, icebergs and glaciers in the Clyde River area attract rock and ice climbers from around the world. There is also a multitude of animals to be seen, including Barren-ground Caribou, Narwhals, Polar Bears and other sea mammals.
Things to See & Do
* Wildlife viewing
* Marine life
Cruise Season - May - Oct
Currency - Canadian dollar ($) (CAD)
Language - Inuit Language (Inuktitut, Inuinnaqtun), English, French
Land Area - 106.48 kmÂ²
Population - 850 approx
Electricity - 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT minus five hours
International Country Telephone Code - +867
Transport Links - The community is served by air and by annual supply sealift.