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Yukon Jeep Klondike Adventure Tour from Skagway

Take turns driving a Jeep Wrangler® on the Klondike Highway, paralleling the train past magnificent waterfalls and spectacular scenery on an historic Gold Rush route. Your tour guide provides narration and answers questions from the lead vehicle by 2-way radio on this tour. Leave behind the coastal rainforest as you cross the Canadian border into the sub-arctic alpine tundra of the 'Tormented' Valley, a virtual moonscape. View Pitchfork Falls, Moore Bridge, Dead Horse Gulch, and Bracket Wagon Trail en-route to the village of Carcross. Your rugged Jeep will take you up Montana Mountain, where your panorama includes a view of the Carcross Desert, the smallest desert in the world. The Yukon is an excellent area to encounter wildlife, such as bears, moose, sheep, and goats. Tour includes: A snack and beverage.  Not included: Transfers within Skagway.

NOTE: This tour is 100+ miles roundtrip. Children have to be at least 5 years old in order to participate in this tour. Drivers must be a minimum of 25 years of age and have a valid driver's license.  Passport required on this tour.

Season: Daily departures May 1 - September 30, 2014
DepartureTime: Various times available. Usually accommodates cruise ship schedules.
Duration: 5 hours

Price:
 USD 155 per adult / USD 103 per child (5-12 years)

Yukon Discovery Tour from Skagway
This tour is a favorite among those seeking a more complete Gold Rush experience. Travel 150 miles roundtrip on an awesome adventure into Canada's Yukon Territory! Experience the beauty of the Klondike Highway as you travel north in a comfortable mini-coach, paralleling much of the original White Pass Trail to the summit and beyond. View icy lakes, glaciers, and magnificent waterfalls. Stand on the shores of Lake Bennett, experience the world's smallest desert, view turn-of-the-century mines, shop for souvenirs, and watch for wildlife! A visit to a premier educational wildlife gallery, featuring over 100 Yukon and ice age mammals on display, along with the world's largest mounted polar bear, is included. You'll also tour a sled dog camp, where you can pet the sled dogs, play with the puppies, and hear the adventures of winter dog sledding in the Yukon. Lunch is a delicious barbecue chicken meal (vegetarian option available). Tour includes: Mini-coach tour, wildlife gallery, sled dog camp tour, lunch and transfers within Skagway.

Note: Passport required on this tour.

Required at time of booking: Cruise ship or hotel information in Skagway and special dietary requirements.

Season: Daily departures May 2 - September 26, 2014 (depending weather conditions)
Departure Time: between 9:30 - 10:30am (9:30 - 10:30H)
Duration: 6 - 6.5 hours

Price:
 USD 103 per adult / USD 82 per child (0-12 years)

Yukon & Sled Dog Tour from Skagway

Tour the highlights of the Klondike Highway and take a sled dog ride on this tour. Travel 150 miles roundtrip on an awesome adventure into Canada's Yukon Territory! Experience the beauty of the Klondike Highway as you travel north in a comfortable mini-coach, paralleling much of the original White Pass Trail to the summit and beyond. View icy lakes, glaciers, and magnificent waterfalls. Stand on the shores of Lake Bennett, experience the world's smallest desert, view turn-of-the-century mines, shop for souvenirs, and watch for wildlife! A visit to a premier educational wildlife gallery, featuring over 100 Yukon and ice age mammals on display, along with the world's largest mounted polar bear, is included. You'll also tour a sled dog camp, where you can pet the sled dogs, play with the puppies, and hear the adventures of winter dog sledding in the Yukon. Enjoy a 25-minute sled dog ride in a wheeled cart as you are whisked along the trail through an area traveled by the Gold Rush stampeders. Lunch is a delicious barbecue chicken meal (vegetarian option available). Tour includes: Mini-coach tour, wildlife gallery, sled dog camp tour and sled dog ride, lunch and transfers within Skagway.

Note: Passport required on this tour.

Required at time of booking: Cruise ship or hotel information in Skagway and dietary restrictions.

Season: Daily departures May 2 - September 26, 2014 (depending on weather conditions)
Departure Time: between 9:30am - 10:30am (9:30H - 10:30H)
Duration: 6 - 6.5 hours

Price:
 USD 176 per adult / USD 155 per child (0-12 years)

Chilkoot Trail Hike & Float from Skagway

This tour includes a visit to the ghost town of Dyea, a hike through Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, and a relaxing rafting trip. Retrace the steps of the Gold Rush stampeders on the famous Chilkoot Trail, hiking through a green moss-covered northern temperate rainforest. At the end of the 1.8 mile one-way hike, depart on a relaxing river float on the tranquil Taiya River.  Tour includes: Guided hiking, rafting and a snack.  Not included: Transfers in Skagway (Tour departs from the pier near the crusie ship tour departures).

NOTE: The hike is moderately difficult over uneven, hilly terrain for the first mile, then on mostly flat ground for the remainder. Participants should be in good physical condition.

Season: Daily departures May 2 - September 20, 2014
Departure Time: Daily 9:45am (9:45H) / Wednesday & Thursday 12:00pm (12:00H) / Friday thru Tuesday 12:30pm (12:30H)
Duration: 4 - 4.5 hours including transfers

Price:
 USD 99 per adult / USD 77 per child (5-12 years)

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