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Old 11-27-2012, 09:05 PM   #605
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Originally Posted by Bueller View Post
But how many territories? Ever ridden to Nunavut?
That'd be pretty challenging.

I helped w/ the land survey of the border when Nunavut was split from the NWT.

We used helicopters, of course.

As the junior guy, I was made to walk through polar bear territory w/ nothing but a 12 guage, which

wouldn't have done anything but anger Ursus Maritimus.

No highways.

I loved the "rush minute" in Iqaluit, and other esoteric local traditions.



http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highways_in_Nunavut
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