The MacBride Museum offers interpretive programs,
Gold Rush exhibits, native cultures, Mounties in
the North, natural history and geology.
Miles Canyon (Mile 910 Alaska Hwy)
Enjoy the sweeping vista from the viewing site
above the canyon, or drive down to the
suspension bridge, cross the river and enjoy the walk to Canyon City. In the
spring see the first crocuses. Boat tours available. More information…
White Pass Train Station
Former home of the historic White Pass & Yukon Route Railway, one of the
most scenic railways of the world. This building now stands as a reminder of
Whitehorse’s great history as a vital stepping off point to the Klondike
Gold Rush of over 100 years ago.
A beautiful little oasis in the centre of town
(Wood St & 3rd Ave). LePage
Park is surrounded by historical buildings, coffee shops and an art gallery.
Free summer concerts happen at noon during the summer. Easy access for
This museum houses a unique collection of artifacts
depicting our Gold Rush transportation heritage,
the building of the Alaska Highway and unusual
of travel used
in the north. Easy access and RV parking.
The Beringia Centre details our ice age past and
offers exhibits on the Woolly Mammoth, Giant
Steppe Bison, Giant Beaver (400 lbs.) and more.
to the Transportation Museum. German Tours.
Visitor Information Centre
Located downtown on 2nd Ave. with a full range
of information services including individual
interactive programs, films, brochures, maps
excellent film “As the Crow Flies” is shown every thirty minutes, at the top
and bottom of the hour. It’s free and a must see for all those
interested in Yukon. Use this centre to help plan your stay, or enjoy
the additional information.
Easy access and free parking for RVs and fifth wheels.
Whitehorse Fish Ladder and Dam
It’s the longest wooden Fish Ladder in the
World. Enjoy seeing Chinook Salmon on their way
to their spawning grounds pass through this observation
Glass windows in a viewing area allow you to see salmon, grayling
and trout all at one time. The Whitehorse Dam is
well worth seeing! Kayakers and Canoeists
are often seen at play in the waters below the Dam.
This sternwheeler greets most visitors as they
enter our city, and indeed it represents an age
when the City of Whitehorse served
transportation hub of this entire region, taking miners, their
families and those who wished to take advantage of the Gold Rush.
today. Easy access & RV parking.
The Heritage Walking Tour
Leaves regularly from Donnenworth House next to
LePage Park. This tour explores the heritage
of Whitehorse on a walking tour
including the Old Log Church and the Log Skyscraper.
Miles Canyon Lookout (Mile 910 Alaska Hwy)
The view from the signed viewing area is spectacular but then so is the view
from alongside the canyon itself. Walk across the suspension bridge and take
one of the trails along the canyon.
Schwatka Lake (Miles Canyon Road)
Anytime from early morning to when the sun sets. Drive from town and watch
small planes land and take off, enjoy a boat trip up the canyon, or just
enjoy the scenic drive past many beautiful little spots until you reach the
Yukon Arts Centre
After enjoying the Gallery at the Yukon Arts Centre, step outside and walk
to the end of the lawn. The spectacular view afforded to those who find this
spot is worth it. Easy access for RVs and wheelchairs.
Fish Lake Road (Mile 889.4 Alaska Hwy)
A well kept secret, this road leads to some spectacular scenery - Fish Lake,
a wilderness ranch and the Ibex Valley. Visit the fish hatchery on the way
up, and enjoy the view on the way down. Just as beautiful covered in snow.
Atop Grey Mountain
For those with a 4x4 or a lot of stamina and a mountain bike, Grey Mountain is
not to be missed. Use caution. The view encompasses the entire Whitehorse area
including Laberge and Marsh lakes. Not for RVs.
Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights)
From late summer until spring. These jumping and sometimes crackling bands
of light have been seen in yellows, blues, purples, reds, and all colors
of the rainbow.
7th Hole Mountainview Golf Course
Reputed to be one of the most magnificent views around, you may wish to play
a round just to see it. Easy access and parking for RVs.
Winter fun under the northern lights
Take a dog sled
ride, youll love it!
Arrange a ride with one of the many outfitters. You can go for 1/2 hour, 1/2
a day or for a real expedition. Visit Takhini Hot Springs and swim outdoors
at 20 below surrounded by walls of ice that help keep the wind at bay. This
is an experience! Visit in February. Get a real taste of northern living
by participating in Frostbite, the 3 day musical event, quickly followed
by Rendezvous, our own winter festival. If youre an adventure seeker,
try heli-skiing, winter camping, snowshoeing, ice fishing,
x-country skiing, drinking hot toddies and dancing till dawn (10:45 am).