Information on the NWT's highway, ferry, and campground system can be found at the NWT Road and Campground Guide.
For information on road reports from Alberta, B.C., and Yukon, click on the buttons below.
For information on changes to the condition of NWT highways, ferries, ice crossings, and winter roads, please visit our Travel Alerts page.
Fines have doubled for drivers charged under the Motor Vehicles Act for speeding through school and construction zones. Fines have tripled for drivers who are operating without a valid Drivers Licence. The penalty for driving without insurance has risen to $1700 + a victim surcharge for a total of $1,955.
To view a road report: Please click on the + sign next to the highway you will be travelling, then click on the blue text to bring up the report and hours of operation for the highway, winter road, ferry crossing, or ice crossing in which you are interested.
NOTE THAT FERRY AND ICE CROSSING INFORMATION ARE NOW EACH IN A SEPARATE DROP DOWN MENU.
For up to date information on the Open and Close dates of the NWT highway and ferry system, please click on one of the links below.
Open and close dates Ferry System
Open and close dates Ice Bridges
Open and close dates Community Access
Open and close dates Beaufort Delta Ice Roads
Open and close dates Winter Roads / Mining Road to Contwoyto