Uniquely Yukon Experience
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Best time to visit May - Aug

In 1896, prospectors found gold in a creek near Dawson City. When the news got out, over 100,000 prospectors rushed to Dawson City, followed soon by Mounties, entrepreneurs and dancehall girls.

Today, the town is still abuzz - a lively place bursting with heritage sites and attractions. Come stroll the boardwalks with characters straight out of history. Tour historic buildings teeming with stories. Take in a show and whoop it up like a stampeder. Search for gold under the midnight sun. You may be surprised what you discover.

Klondike Gold Rush - Gerties
Klondike Gold Rush - First Nation
Klondike Gold Rush - Klondike Spirit
Klondike Gold Rush - Dawson City Tour
Klondike Gold Rush - Gold Scale
Klondike Gold Rush - Robert Service Cabin
Klondike Gold Rush - Gerties
Klondike Gold Rush - First Nation
Klondike Gold Rush - Klondike Spirit
Klondike Gold Rush - Dawson City Tour
Klondike Gold Rush - Gold Scale
Klondike Gold Rush - Robert Service Cabin

Klondike Gold Rush Itinerary:

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Around for a week?

From the Yukon River headwaters to the Klondike. Explore Whitehorse and continue north to historic Dawson City. Along the way, visit national historic sites, museums and cultural centres. Peel back the layers on one of the most captivating historic events of our time.

Around for a week?

From the Yukon River headwaters to the Klondike. Explore Whitehorse and continue north to historic Dawson City. Along the way, visit national historic sites, museums and cultural centres. Peel back the layers on one of the most captivating historic events of our time.

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Klondike Gold Rush Operators:
This artist-run co-operative gallery has brought some of the best Yukon art to the world since it was founded ten years ago. All-original and all-...
North End Gallery, in Whitehorse, Yukon, specializes in original paintings and prints by traditional and contemporary Yukon artists. A significant...
Leslie Chapman is the owner/goldsmith at Fortymile Gold Workshop on the corner of 3rd Ave. and York Street in downtown Dawson City. You can visit her...
Come down to Arts Underground to shop and browse through the galleries featuring artwork and crafts from Yukon Art Society members. Arts Underground...
The Yukon Arts Centre Public Art Gallery is open year round and hosts ten to fourteen exhibitions a year. Concurrently, in the Community Gallery and...
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Unique lodge offers true wilderness experience off the beaten track. Full-service lodge stay, self-contained log cabin rental, guided canoe and...
Built in 1898 during the Klondike Gold Rush, the White Pass...
Unique displays of a century of silver and gold mining. Tools, equipment, memorabilia, photographs of life in an isolated mining town. Open daily,...
Yukon beyond the road. Visit one of Yukon's most surreal places; If you like to get far away from it all, considering joining us for an outdoor...
No visit to Dawson City is complete without trying your hand at gold panning! At Claim #6, you can practice your skill and keep all the gold you...
Our small, professional, family outfit offers exclusive one to multi-day hiking and canoeing adventures. Long-time wilderness experience; customized...
The Binet House Museum is located in a restored 1920's heritage building at 304 Second Avenue. This house was built for Gene Binet, one of Mayo's...
The S.S. Keno was built in 1922 and has a shallow two-foot draft and a narrow beam. These features allowed the ship to navigate through shallow water...
One-day whitewater raft trips on Tatshenshini and Tutshi. Excursions on the McNeil, Primrose, Alsek and Tatshenshini rivers. Raft, canoe and kayak...
Come explore with us! Small company – big service. We are going strong into our 7th season with a growing number of repeat customers. We pride...
Experience the North from an arts, culture and heritage perspective and let the Yukon story captivate you. Year-round services including day tours,...
Come out to the only gambling hall ‘North of 60’ and be entertained by Dawson City’s original Klondike queen—Diamond Tooth Gertie! Get swept away by...
This artist-run co-operative gallery has brought some of the best Yukon art to the world since it was founded ten years ago. All-original and all-...
North End Gallery, in Whitehorse, Yukon, specializes in original paintings and prints by traditional and contemporary Yukon artists. A significant...
Leslie Chapman is the owner/goldsmith at Fortymile Gold Workshop on the corner of 3rd Ave. and York Street in downtown Dawson City. You can visit her...
Come down to Arts Underground to shop and browse through the galleries featuring artwork and crafts from Yukon Art Society members. Arts Underground...
The Yukon Arts Centre Public Art Gallery is open year round and hosts ten to fourteen exhibitions a year. Concurrently, in the Community Gallery and...
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