Yukon Territory

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  • Yukon, Unorganized, Yukon Territory

    Backpack Observation Mountain

    42.3 mi / 6233.6 ft gain
    This trip is within the Kluane National Park and Reserve. The park is neighboured by BC’s Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park and Alaska’s Glacier Bay / Wrangle St Elias National Parks to cover roughly 110 000 km2 of some of the last truly untouched wilderness on this planet.The park is very rugge...
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  • Carcross, Yukon Territory

    Explore the Carcross Desert

    The Carcross Desert is considered by many to be the smallest desert in the world. However, it is actually just sand dunes left over from a glacial lake and is too humid to be an 'official' desert.Just 5 minutes north of the town of Carcross along the Klondike Highway you will come across a roadsi...
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  • Yukon, Unorganized, Yukon Territory

    Summit Sheep Mountain (Tachäl Dhäl) in the Kluane Ranges

    6.8 mi / 3816 ft gain
    You will rarely see another person if you hike early in the season like me, and even in season the Yukon is a remote destination. Covering 480,000 square kilometers, only 34,000 people call the Yukon home. Compare that to the territory's 70,000 moose and you get an idea of it's untouched wilderne...
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  • Pelly Crossing, Yukon Territory

    Photograph the Aurora Borealis from the Yukon Crossing

    Whitehorse is one of the most popular jump off points for chasing the aurora simply because of how far north the city is, as well as the city's size. This guide will take you to the Yukon Crossing from Whitehorse since the further north you get the better your chances will be of being the aurora!...
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  • Yukon, Unorganized, Yukon Territory

    Backpack Rake Mountain

    5 mi / 820.2 ft gain
    As a whole, Tombstone Territorial Park boasts a stunning and at times alien landscape but, the Rake Mountain area is particularly beautiful. Park you vehicle at the turn off near kilometer 90 (there is a sign) of the Dempster Highway. Orient yourself northwest towards the small saddle in Rake Mou...
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  • Destruction Bay, Yukon Territory

    Hike King's Throne Trail

    6.2 mi / 1797.9 ft gain
    To reach the trailhead drive 27 km (17 mi) south of Haines Junction on the Haines Road and then take the road leading to Kathleen Lake day-use area.  The trail begins at the Cottonwood trailhead - you can take the trail behind the wooden cabin in the day use area from the lake shore which will ta...
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  • Haines Junction, Yukon Territory

    Hike the Auriol Trail in Kluane National Park

    9.3 mi / 1312.3 ft gain
    Parking is clearly marked and visible from the Haines Highway, 7 km south of Haines Junction.  This trail is reasonably easy and although it does not reach any summit, it offers great views of the surrounding mountain ranges and Haines Junction. When you reach the highest point of the trail you c...
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  • Dempster Highway, Yukon Territory

    Cycle the Dempster Highway to the Arctic

    453.6 mi / 4314.3 ft gain
    If you've looked at travelling in northern Canada at all, odds are you've heard of the Dempster. It's a rough 740 km gravel road that runs from the Klondike Highway near Dawson to Inuvik in the Mackenzie Delta. It was started in 1959 and completed in 1979 as part of oil exploration in the Arctic,...
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  • Ibex Valley, Yukon Territory

    Dog Sled in Whitehorse

    There are a few companies offering dog sledding services in the Yukon, but I went through Muktuk Adventures in Whitehorse. Fun for all ages, but a bit expensive and on par with competitors. (Prices vary, so call them)Address: Km 1442.5 Alaska Hwy, Whitehorse, YT Y1A 7A2100+ acre ranch offers a pl...
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