In the Athapaskan language, the word Yukon means the great river or big river.
Vast wilderness, historic rivers and plenty of fresh air are just a few features that make the Yukon a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you crave the freedom of backcountry skiing, the rush of biking some of the world's best trails or a peaceful day of fishing, you'll find what you're looking for here.
Fishing & Hunting
Yukon is world renowned as a legendary land imbued with gold rush history, frontier spirit and first nation culture. Listen to what fellow media travellers have to say about Yukon.