Category: Canada

Kluane Lake-Behind the lens

This is a behind the lens look at my efforts to get a photograph of Kluane Lake. You should recognize the area from my Destruction Bay post. This was...

Destruction Bay

Camped tonight on Kluane Lake . This is the largest lake in The Yukon. It’s beautiful!         We arrived early and found a prime campsite with...

Lake Lebarge

“The Northern Lights have seen queer sights. But the queerest they ever did see was that night on the marge of Lake Lebarge I cremated Sam McGee”.–Robert Service “The...

Dawson City General Store

Dawson City

We woke up to rain. Again. Bugged out of Tombstone and headed to Dawson City. Much to my relief, our repaired tire held out. First stop was the NAPA...

Tombstone Territorial Park

Tombstone Park to Eagle Plains

  This morning we decided to leave our lovely dry and quiet campground spot to venture farther North. Eagle Plains is 214 miles from here and the Arctic Circle...

Ogilvie Mountains along the Dempster Hwy

Tombstone Territorial Park

Just outside of Dawson City is the junction with the Dempster Highway. A chip-sealed (Shale) road that is open year round. It’s the only road to the Arctic in...

Yukon and Klondike Rivers- Dawson City

Stocking up in Dawson City

  It’s been raining all day so I left the camera packed away. We’ll be coming back through here on our way home so I’ll take pictures then. Spent...

Dawson City, Yukon 

  We made it to Dawson City. Wow, what a drive. They weren’t kidding about the steep drop offs and narrow, winding dirt road. Made it across the border...

Rainy arrival in Tok, Alaska

A late start out of Anchorage meant arriving in Tok at 8:30pm. Quick stop at the local grill for food and then off to the Tok River campground for...

Yukon Territory or BUST!

  We are headed to Tombstone Territorial Park in Yukon Territory, Canada! The plan is to drive from Anchorage to Dawson City, Canada via The Taylor/Top of The World...