In the Athapaskan language, the word Yukon means the great river or big river.
This is an annual event held across Canada where thousands of people participate in family-oriented activities in parks and Historic Sites.
Check with local community Visitor Information Centres for more details beginning of June, for activities in a park near you.
Inquire in local communities at Visitor Information Centres
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.