by Hunter R. Slaton | November 01, 2007

Blachford Lake Lodge and Conference ResortWhen the days become short and frigid, fly in via ski plane (there are no roads) to rustic Blachford Lake Lodge and Conference Resort, near Yellowknife in Canada’s remote Northwest Territories. Blachford’s five cozy cabins can sleep a total of 38 people. Winter aurora-viewing season runs from mid-January to mid-April. (867) 873-3303; www.blachfordlakelodge.com