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Self guided Yukon River canoe trip

Paddle from Whitehorse to Takhini River or Policeman's Point

Explore the Yukon River on your own!

Experience a self guided half or full day canoe trip down the Yukon River from Whitehorse to the Takhini Bridge or to Burma Road by yourself. Feel like a Pioneer on the way to the Klondike Gold Fields and enjoy the wilderness around Whitehorse.

Start this canoe trip directly at our conveniently located store next to the Yukon River, across from the Tourism Visitor Centre in the heart of Whitehorse.

Needless to say, the return journey at the end of the canoe trip to Whitehorse is included.

This beautiful canoe trip is also suitable for canoe beginners.

What is included:

  • Self guided canoe trip down the Yukon River from Whitehorse to Takhini River or Burma Road
  • Canoe for 2 people including 3 paddles, 2 life jackets, bailer, sponge & river map
    (double kayaks, single kayaks and SUP are also available)

  • Shuttle from Takhini River or Burma Road pick up to Whitehorse

What to bring:

  • For this short canoe trip, we recommend that you dress in comfortable clothes with sport shoes. A light windbreaker or rain jacket is always useful to keep in your bag.

Details:

  • The unguided canoe trip is offered every day over the summer month.
  • Daily downtown Whitehorse departures
  • Length: approximately 3-5 hours, depending on Takhini River or Burma Road pick up

Price: $75 per person based on 2 people or $125 single person – (approx. 3 hours to Takhini River)
Price: $100 per person based on 2 people or $150 single person –  (approx. 5 hours to Burma Road)

All prices are in Canadian dollars plus 5% GST.