At 1000 miles long, the Yukon 1000 is the longest race of its kind in the world. The race route takes in some of the wildest and most remote paddling conceivable. The course starts in Whitehorse and heads north to the Alaska Pipeline/ Dalton Highway.
Known as the Ironman of the North, for nearly four decades Percy deWolfe delivered mail by dogsled through some of the most remote, most spectacular wilderness in the world. Today this same pristine scenery is waiting for you to explore.
From broad valleys to rushing rivers to endless mountain ranges, over 80 percent of the Yukon is wilderness. Discover our iconic parks. View wildlife that is still wild. Experience world-famous rivers. Our wild places host unforgettable journeys. Come find yours.