Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Apr. 30, 2013
Jul. 10, 2013
Oct. 31, 2012
OtherIncomeExpense      
Entity Registrant Name NORTH AMERICAN ENERGY RESOURCES, INC.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001392694    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Apr. 30, 2013    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --04-30    
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer? No    
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer? No    
Entity's Reporting Status Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 278,435
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   21,554,945  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2013