The Northwest Territories host the largest single body of lake inside Canada, Great Bear Lake. The region is also rich in natural resources such as gold, diamonds, natural gas and petroleum.
The largest city in the region is Yellowknife, which is also the Northwest Territories’ capital. Yellowknife is known for its prosperous mining industry and education opportunities. Aside from the economic strength the city also gets a lot of tourists due to its breath-taking view of the Northern Lights.