Did you ever dream of paddling a remote river in untouched wilderness? Or hike where only few humans have been before you? We invite you to explore the fascinating land of the Yukon Territory. Come and paddle a pristine northern river, join us for a hike in the Coast Mountain Range or in one of the great Parks
A trip with Taiga Journeys gives you the opportunity to connect with nature and to make your trip a journey into your mind. Time is free for inspiration and reflection on things that truly matter to you. A Taiga Journey rejuvenates and nourishes your spirit. It is traveling in a respectful way, keeping the footprint as small as possible. Our local guides share with you their knowledge and you will feel their passion of the land.
You can also rent a cozy log cabin on a secluded lake where you can experience remoteness on your own. You may enjoy this little paradise for paddling, angling and the undisturbed nature also invites for photography and short hikes.
Tour Yukon's most extensive Wildlife Museum and stroll among creatures of Yukon's past and present, with favorites including grizzly bears, monster moose, woolly mammoth, and the World’s largest mounted polar bear.
Absorb some regional history with Caribou Crossing’s newest exhibit, a Royal Canadian Mounted Police heritage center. This interpretive display focuses on the history of Canada’s ‘Mounties’ and highlights their role in the Yukon Territory during the Klondike Gold Rush.
Carry on to the Husky Village where you can visit with sled dogs and husky puppies; or, for an extra fee, join a dog cart ride with the actual Iditarod and Yukon Quest dogs.
Additional onsite activities include gold panning and an extensive petting farm.
Stick around for lunch at the Caribou Café. Affordable admission rates gain you access to the museums, a visit with their adorable husky puppies, and also a stroll through the petting farm.
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Alayuk Adventures, the authentic experience. We guide your exclusive and customized adventure into the wilderness from one day to several weeks.
In summer, we guide hiking or backpacking with or without our dogs. We guide canoe or mountain bike trips.
In winter, we guide dog sledding trips. You drive your own team from half day to several weeks. All year round, we share our musher’s life with our friendly huskies and organize kennel visit. From September to April, our ranch is a great spot to observe the northern lights.
We offer ½, full day or multi-day river trips, on your own or fully guided. With more than 35 years of experience we can make your wilderness holiday happen. Family operated, great paddling shop, canoe & kayak sales and rentals.
We are easily found on the river in downtown Whitehorse. We can accommodate singles, doubles and larger groups with our great selection of canoes, kayaks and the great Voyageur canoes that hold up to ten persons. Ground transportation is provided. We operate a number of fully guided canoe trips throughout the summer months.
Let us outfit you for an extended wilderness adventure. We have one-way rentals of canoes, kayaks, camping and paddling gear that can make it all happen. We are expert at planning and outfitting you for an adventure trip anywhere in the Yukon.
Wilderness cabin holidays on Lake Laberge also available at Foxbayretreat.com
Journey on horseback into unspoiled northern wilderness. We offer everything from half hour rides to guided multi-day horsepacking trips. Join us for a steak-dinner ride, or a picnic day ride into the pristine Yukon wilderness. Open year-round, our winter activities include dog sledding and horse-drawn sleigh rides!
Enjoy an overnight stay in one of our cozy cabins and relax in our log sauna after a fun filled day.
We host group events! Whether its horseback rides, sleigh rides, or dog sleigh rides we offer a perfect setting for corporate retreats, office parties, workshops, and weddings. Our log dining lodge is always available, complete with cooking facilities or for catered events!
We offer informative fun tours to meet your needs. Not exactly sure what you want to do? We help create a tour to fit your time, budget and curiosity. Several tour options we love to offer:
The ‘Whitehorse Area’ Tour includes historic Miles Canyon, salmon Fish Ladder and the best kept secrets of our wilderness city.
The ‘Carcross/ Fraser Southern Lakes’ Tour a half day drive through historic Carcross, and breathtaking southern lakes mountain countryside. The ‘Kluane Country’ tour a 6 hour day drive and activities through spectacular Kluane’s mountain and lakeshore area. The ‘Hot Springs/ and or Yukon Wildlife Preserve’ shuttle services available.
Walk-ons/ reservations, custom tours/ group rates welcome.
Locally owned year - round licensed quality tours available. Flexible, personable and affordable!
Yukon Wilderness Expeditions Ltd. started in 1996 as Shadow Lake Expeditions, and has been providing quality gear, services and trips under the same Yukon resident ownership since that time. We’ve grown from a whitewater raft livery to include canoes, kayaks, accessory gear, transportation and expediting services for self-guided journeys. We are the northernmost Swift Canoe dealer, and all our gear is expedition quality.
Guided half-day and longer trips, both in the Southern Lakes region and throughout the Yukon, are based on specific interests like history, wildlife or photography, and follow seasonal rhythms.
We believe in providing a professional service, good advice and the best gear. Whether you’re a better paddler on a tougher trip, or simply want great service and gear for your family outing, we can help. Our trips often start where the others stop, and what you see when you’re on the edge of the map can be stunning!
Welcome to Northern Tales Travel Services, the one-stop shopping spot for all your winter adventures in the Yukon! Enjoy our Basic Aurora Viewing Package, which is recognized as one of the Canadian Tourism Commission’s Signature Experiences and has also receives consistently high reviews from past travelers on Trip Advisor. It offers great flexibility and you can built your individual program by adding optional winter activities such as dog sledding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, ice fishing and visiting the Yukon Wildlife Preserve & Takhini Hot Springs.
We offer additional aurora viewing packages including high-end lodge accommodation or in rustic cabin on the shores of Lake Laberge. Our programs featuring famous events like the Yukon Quest Sled Dog Race, the Frostbite Music Festival and the Sourdough Rendezvous are also very popular.
Our number one priority is providing you with the best customer service and long lasting memories of your Yukon