7 Beautiful Views of the Yukon
From the contrasting shades of Emerald Lake to dramatic aurora displays over the Yukon Valley, here are 7 of our favourite views in the Yukon.
1. Dempster Highway
Head north on an epic road trip from Whitehorse into the Northwest Territories, following the Dempster Highway across the Arctic Circle.
2. Kluane National Park
The endless glaciers and sheer scale of Kluane evoke images of the world’s last unspoiled wilderness regions.
3. Northern Lights
In the heart of the wilderness, with little artificial light – the Yukon offers excellent opportunities for viewing the aurora borealis.
4. Emerald Lake
Emerald Lake is one of many gem-coloured glacial lakes to be explored…
5. Wildlife in the Wilderness
Take to the open road but keep your eyes peeled for wildlife!
6. Tombstone Territorial Park
The aptly-named ‘Tombstone Territorial Park’ boasts imposing black granite peaks rising from a vast sub-arctic tundra landscape.
7. Goldrush Fever in Dawson City
Forever synonymous with the Klondike Gold Rush, quirky Dawson City is a colourful slice of living history where you can still pan for gold.
Experience the Yukon with the experts
Visit any of the above on many of our Yukon holidays, or tailor-make your own itinerary to suit your travel needs. Contact our team of Canada Travel Specialists today or continue to browse our Yukon blogs…
** To celebrate 150 years of independence in Canada, entry to all of national parks is free of charge throughout 2017 **
You may also be interested in:
- 7 Views of Canada that’ll make you want to get up and go… now!
- Our Guide to Canada’s National Parks
- Exploring the Yukon: Tombstones & Glaciers