Inuvik, Tuktoyaktuk gear up for summer tourism boom

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The newly-completed Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk Highway is expected to draw five to 10 times the average number of visitors to the region, according to Annie Steen, the economic development officer for the Hamlet of Tuktoyaktuk. Steen said Tuktoyaktuk is expecting 5,000 to 10,000 tourists to visit this year, based on calls received by the hamlet and the...