- 5 Days
Visit the Wilderness City and pick your passion: Mountain biking on historic singletrack at Carcross? Alpine hiking in Kuane National Park? Paddling on the Yukon River? Make Yukon's capital your base and enjoy Whitehorse's great dining and attractions. Time your visit with a unique event or outdoor race. Let your body clock shift and relish adventures that make the most of our long summer days.
Day 1 – Your Adventure Starts Now
Once you're settled into your accommodation, there's no time to lose. Spend the afternoon exploring the trail network around Whitehorse. Walk to historic Miles Canyon, and hike up Grey Mountain for panoramic views of the Yukon River valley. Mark the long Yukon days with drinks on the deck and a late dinner out.
Days 4-5 – Explore Kluane Country
Head out to Haines Junction for a day of hiking and sightseeing in the Kluane region.
Drive to Haines Junction and spend the day – or plan to stay overnight – discovering the wilderness playground of Kluane National Park. Visit Da Kų Cultural Centre and the park headquarters to learn about the area and plan your adventures. Hike above Kathleen Lake and explore the park's forest trails. Enjoy wildlife sightings, wildflowers and Kluane's mountain scenery.
Whether you're looking for a tranquil cabin in the heart of the forest or a luxurious lodge surounded by unspoiled beauty, you'll find the experience you're looking for in the Yukon.
Yukon's equipment and vehicle rental companies are well-outfitted with top quality camping equipment, gear and vehicles to make your Yukon adventure vacation a breeze.