Thrill-seeking kayakers should respect dangerous Dene waterfalls, say N.W.T. locals


Extreme sports enthusiasts have been going north to push their limits for decades.

Some kayakers got in trouble when they went over a massive waterfall in the Northwest Territories.

But others say it wasn’t just dangerous, it was disrespectful.

Our reporter Charlotte Morritt-Jacobs has the details.

Video Journalist / Yellowknife

Charlotte joined APTN in January 2017 as a video journalist in Yellowknife, N.W.T.. Before coming to APTN she interned at CTV Lethbridge, earned her BA in feminist research from Western University and her obtained post-graduate in journalism at Humber College.