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Yukon Tours - Find Your Wild!

July 8, 2021

Yukon Tours' new product for 2022 will not only showcase the Yukon's vast wilderness, rich Indigenous Culture and breathtaking scenery but will offer unique inclusions on each package. The Yukon's arts, culinary and local communities are highlighted, giving guests a full Yukon Experience.

Waterbiking on Chadburn Lake, Whitehorse

July 7, 2021

Come and experience eco-friendly fun and fitness on the water with Yukon Water Bikes.

The world’s #1 selling water bike, the HydroBike, gives you a real biking-on-water experience with the lake at your feet. They’re easy to ride and safe for everyone. Be ready for unique family fun on the water for anyone who can reach the pedals! Come glide on pristine Chadburn Lake this summer! 

NEW 2022 Guided Hiking Day Tours with Up North Adventures

July 7, 2021

Starting in summer 2022, Whitehorse-based Up North Adventures will be offering four new day hiking options.

Half-Day River Boat Tour to Fort Selkirk

July 7, 2021

Recognizing a gap in local tourism services in Pelly Crossing, central Yukon, Teri-Lee Isaac is pleased to offer guests the opportunity to experience historic Fort Selkirk.

Teri-Lee is a Selkirk First Nation citizen and a graduate of the Yukon University & Heritage and Culture Program. She has a true passion for sharing her culture and history with her guests.

Northern Adventures with Ruby Range Adventures

July 7, 2021

Ruby Range Adventures offer exciting northern adventures, both summer and winter. Dawson City is a must-see for any visitor to the Yukon. Combining it with a trip to the Arctic on the famed Dempster Highway makes for an unforgettable adventure. 

Exploring the North with EPIC North Tour Experiences

July 7, 2021

EPIC North Tour Experiences is one of the leading and highly rated premium tour operators Tourism Yukon recommends in the Yukon. 

Featuring guided tours across the North, from the Yukon to the Northwest Territories and Alaska, EPIC North has more than 15 years of experience guiding guests with local expert tour guides. 

Whitehorse’s newest culinary addition

July 7, 2021

Night Market is an exciting new gastropub brought to you by the same group that opened up Wood Street Ramen three years ago in downtown Whitehorse.

Night Market is conveniently located right across the street from Shipyards Park and offers Thai inspired dishes using local ingredients and from scratch cooking. 

Mount Logan EcoLodge

April 27, 2021

Do you have customers wanting to experience the Yukon wilderness without sacrificing comfort? 

Northern Lights Resort & Spa Honeymoon Package

April 27, 2021

This three night romantic all-inclusive package for newlyweds offers the perfect way to relax after the stress of the wedding is over. Northern Lights Resort & Spa is a wonderful place for the happy couple to celebrate the start of their lives together.

Yukon Black Spruce

April 27, 2021

The Yukon Black Spruce is a new accommodation in the City of Whitehorse. A small boutique hotel, Black Spruce features four architectural suites perched on granite boulders and set in the Northern boreal forest. Modelled after European landscape hotels, the property is designed to bring a unique and upscale accommodation experience to guests. 

Takhini Hot Springs Update - February 2021

February 12, 2021

Takhini Hot Springs will be reopening under a new name in mid 2021 (stay tuned for the official announcement!). This new world-class facility will put the Yukon firmly on the world map of great hot springs. It will combine authentic Japanese Onsen pools with a Nordic-style Spa. 

Yukon Parks Strategy 2020 - 2030 Article

February 12, 2021

The new Yukon Parks Strategy will bring some long awaited, positive developments to the Yukon’s system of Parks over the next decade. 

The plan includes plenty of exciting developments for the Yukon Parks campground network that we know you're going to love. Stay tuned for more information from Yukon Parks in March.  

125th Anniversary of the Klondike Gold Rush

February 12, 2021

It began with a tipoff. It was August 1896. Prospector Robert Henderson pointed a crew of soon-to-be legends in the direction of Rabbit Creek, a few kilometres east of present-day Dawson City.

Spring in Dawson City

February 12, 2021

Spring is an exciting time to visit Dawson City, perfect for the adventurous traveler who likes to get off the beaten path and experience something truly unique.

Memories Await Under the Midnight Sun - Ivvavik Base Camp

February 12, 2021

Ivvavik Base Camp, located in the far northeast corner of the Yukon, is a remote Arctic paradise that has everything needed to feel comfortable.

Guests can choose to book a fully guided 5-day or 9-day catered trip, with the option to add a visit to Herschel Island.

The Trip:

Best Western Gold Rush Inn Renovations

February 12, 2021

The Best Western Gold Rush Inn on Main Street has recently undergone a million dollar upgrade. Renovations to the corridors and 32 rooms on the fourth floor include:

New Products

May 9, 2018

A lot has happened in the last few months. Here is a list of a new Yukon products. 

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Inaugural Aurora 360 Flight

December 1, 2017

Air North, Yukon’s Airline, in partnership with the Yukon Astronomical Society and Tourism Yukon, recently welcomed guests from around the world on its inaugural aurora viewing flight, the first of its kind in North America. 

Adäka Cultural Festival

May 3, 2017
The Adäka Cultural Festival is an annual celebration of First Nations culture that takes place each summer at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre on the banks of the Yukon River in Whitehorse.

Tourism Yukon Trade Staff – RVC 2017

May 3, 2017
Tourism Yukon has welcomed a few changes to its Trade staff in the past year. You will find both new and familiar faces at RVC 2017 in Calgary.

The Edgewater Hotel Upgrade

May 3, 2017
The hotel is now owned and operated by Northern Vision Development. After a substantial renovation, the doors were re-opened on April 18, 2017.

Yukon Adventure Centre

May 3, 2017
Yukon Adventure Centre has created a suite of niche Yukon products and packages which are offered via both retail and wholesale channels.

Lodge Experiences

April 21, 2017
Yukon is home to some incredible lodge experiences. Accessing these wilderness lodges is part of the adventure.

Husky Bus Launches The Klondike Experience

April 13, 2017
Dawson City based Husky Bus have recently launched their new brand, The Klondike Experience.

Southern Lakes Resort

April 27, 2016
One of the Yukon’s favourite lodges is being reopened!

Kaleido Lodge

April 22, 2016
The well-known Whitehorse area lodge Auberge Yukonnaise has reopened under new management as the Kaleido Lodge.

Inconnu Lodge Expands Product Offerings

April 22, 2016
One of the Yukon’s iconic fishing lodges, Inconnu Lodge, will be expanding their product offerings this year with a new northern lights package as well as additional soft adventure options.

Tourism Yukon Launches New Travel Trade Website

April 21, 2016
Just in time for Rendezvous Canada 2016, Tourism Yukon has launched a new website built just for the travel trade.

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Northern Canada, and the Yukon in particular, are fast becoming “hot” destinations in Canada for travellers from around the world. This is your place to stay connected with everything that’s happening in the world of tourism in the Yukon.