Yukon, Canada

Exploring the beautiful Territory of Yukon, Canada. Ever dreamed of heading to a remote location filled with dramatic landscapes that go on forever? See an abundance of wildlife without having to hike deep into the forest? Well a place like this is not as far as you think! Yukon Territory in northern Canada offers all of this and so much more!
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Carcross, the charming lakeshore village that is teeming with gold-rush and First Nations history is only a short 40 minute drive away from Whitehorse.  Its name may lead you to believe it is a hotspot for automobiles it is actually a shortened form of the name Caribou Crossing.

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon

Carcross, the charming lakeshore village that is teeming with gold-rush and First Nations history is only a short 40 minute drive away from Whitehorse.

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.  This flight gives the opportunity to see the beautiful Kluane National Park and Reserve from the air, which really is one of the best ways to experience this breathtaking National Park.

Glacier Flightseeing Over Kluane National Park

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon

Carcross, the charming lakeshore village that is teeming with gold-rush and First Nations history is only a short 40 minute drive away from Whitehorse.

The beautiful Kluane National Park and Reserve located in Canada’s Yukon Territory is almost 22,000 square kilometers of protected land filled with untouched wilderness.  Home to vast wilderness of glaciers and towering snow covered peaks, Canada’s highest mountains as well as some of the world’s largest and the world’s largest non-polar icefield.  Kluane National Park & Reserve is a must-see for adventure seekers, hikers in search of grand vistas & a place that offers unlimited solitude.

What to Expect When Visiting Kluane National Park & Reserve

The beautiful Kluane National Park & Reserve is home to vast wilderness Canada's highest mountain & the world's largest non-polar icefield.

Just off the Alaska Highway this once Gold Rush town was a place people called home while mining for gold.  Sitting along the shores of Lake Kluane, this permanent outpost was set up at the outlet of Silver Creek where the city gets its name from.  It was home to North-West Mounted Police barracks, a post office, a district mining office and area miner cabins which are most noticeable today when you visit this ghost town.

Exploring Silver City - A Yukon Ghost Town

Just off the Alaska Highway Silver City is now the Yukon's largest ghost town slowly being taken over by the wilderness waiting to be discovered.

Sky Divers land in Carcross Desert the worlds smallest desert in Yukon, Territory

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon

Carcross, the charming lakeshore village that is teeming with gold-rush and First Nations history is only a short 40 minute drive away from Whitehorse.

Carcross, the charming lakeshore village that is teeming with gold-rush and First Nations history is only a short 40 minute drive away from Whitehorse.

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon - CNA Photography

One of the beautiful buildings in Carcross Commons in Carcross, Yukon.

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon

Carcross, the charming lakeshore village that is teeming with gold-rush and First Nations history is only a short 40 minute drive away from Whitehorse.

Exploring Carcross Desert - the worlds smallest desert in Yukon, Canada.

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon

Carcross, the charming lakeshore village that is teeming with gold-rush and First Nations history is only a short 40 minute drive away from Whitehorse.

Carcross, the charming lakeshore village that is teeming with gold-rush and First Nations history is only a short 40 minute drive away from Whitehorse.

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon - CNA Photography

Carcross, the charming lakeshore village that is teeming with gold-rush and First Nations history is only a short 40 minute drive away from Whitehorse.

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon

Top 6 Things to do in Carcross, Yukon - CNA Photography

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

Glacier Flightseeing Over Kluane National Park

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

Glacier Flightseeing Over Kluane National Park

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

Glacier Flightseeing Over Kluane National Park

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

Glacier Flightseeing Over Kluane National Park

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

Glacier Flightseeing Over Kluane National Park

Flightseeing through the Saint Elias Mountains over Kluane National Park and Reserve towards North America’s tallest and largest mountain, Mt Logan, was the adventure of a lifetime.

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