Posts Tagged ‘ Yukon ’

Aurora in the Yukon

Oct 5th, 2014 | By
Yukon's northern lights

Once again a good viewing winter of the northern lights – the aurora borealis is expected. One place that should be able to consistently deliver is the Yukon.



Roughing it in the land of the grizzly

Jan 14th, 2014 | By

Designed for people who have holidayed everywhere, the Kluane National Park in the Canadian territory of Yukon is remote, spectacular and about as far removed from a Spanish costa as you could imagine.



Panning for gold

Nov 5th, 2013 | By

It was up in Canada’s Yukon that the Klondike gold strike tempted thousands to descend on Dawson City.



Apart from toes, what does Yukon offer?

Sep 13th, 2013 | By

After my earlier story this week about toe-cocktails and the competition for a trip to Dawson City, some readers have asked for a quick rundown on what to see in the Canadian province of Yukon.



Have toe; will travel

Sep 10th, 2013 | By

Got a toe? Still attached to a foot and with other toes next to it? And that foot is still attached to the rest of you? Want a trip to Canada’s Yukon? Here’s your chance.



Yukon’s pristine wilderness

Jun 16th, 2013 | By

The Yukon in northern Canada is one of those places that is best seen in summer one reason being that you have 20 hours of daylight to enjouy it. It is at its best because 80% of the Yukon is pristine – comparatively untouched century after century by man.