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A 3-day weekend getaway puts you in the heart of a Yukon experience: adventure, wild spaces and a welcoming community culture!

Trek in the alpine of our local mountains, travel by historic train through the coastal mountain peaks and feel the love only 100 huskies can offer.



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Total 3 days/3 nights 2014 Departure Dates:

  • Dates coming soon

What’s Included:

  • 3 nights hotel accommodation
  • All entrance & excursion fees as outlined in itinerary
  • Lunches and snacks as outlined in itinerary
  • English/French speaking local Yukon guide
  • All land transport required by the itinerary

What’s Not Included:

  • Travel insurance
  • Visas (if required)
  • Personal equipment
  • Miscellaneous expenses ‐ drinks and souvenirs etc.



Day 1 Arrive in Whitehorse. Free day to explore at leisure.

Day 2 Today is a big scenery day as we spend the day on the historic White Pass & Yukon Route railway that takes us up and over the coastal mountains into the gold rush town of Skagway, Alaska.

Day 3 An easy trek will have us breathing in the fresh alpine air. Enjoy the views surrounding Whitehorse from our 360° perch. Learn about our Yukon history and love for sled dogs through the tales of Frank Turner, a Yukon icon and dog advocate. Hear the serenading welcome of 100 huskies!

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Trip Deals

Airfare Special Our company has a special airfare deal with Air North, Yukon's Airline, making the total trip price (taxes included) $435 CAD from Vancouver/Calgary/Edmonton-Whitehorse. This airfare deal needs to be booked via Boréale Explorers. The dates shown are for the LAND ONLY itinerary, joining in Whitehorse. For clients making their own flight arrangements, Whitehorse International airport (YXY) is our local airport.
 Whitehorse International Airport is serviced daily from Vancouver, BC through Air North, Yukon’s Airline and Air Canada. For European departures, Condor flies direct from Frankfurt, Germany to Whitehorse, Yukon on Sundays throughout the 2013 summer.

Discounts Cat Herder Discount - If a person organizes a group of 6 (5 riders plus organizer), the organizer gets a free Boréale trip (airfare not included). This can be a complete discount or spread as an approximate 15% discount to all riders in your group. Early Bird Booking Discount – This is a 10% discount on trips booked by December 31, 2012 for the 2013 season. Some restrictions: the 5% full payment discount can be used in conjunction with the Cat Herder and Early Bird discounts. However, the Early Bird and Cat Herder cannot be used together.