What beauty! This is were thousands of Stampeders had to spend the winter, once they climbed the mountains from Skagway of Dyea, because they still had 600 miles to go by water to get to Dawson City and the Yukon River was frozen.
A Sunny Day and a Trip to Canada July 8th 2010 The clouds broke and the sun finally shone in Skagway. With the nice weather, we ventured off and up and over the mountains into the Yukon Territory of Canada. The scenic drive is one of the most beautiful I have ever seen. Driving northeast on the Klondike Highway, we paralleled the White Pass and Yukon Railroad as we headed to the summit of White Pass. Waterfalls cascaded along the rocks on ... read more
North America » Canada » Yukon A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the sou... ... read more
Dave and Carolyn started traveling after they retired. In 2006 they went to Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. In 2007 they traveled across the US and saw more than 20 National and State Parks and 38 states. This year they traveled through Canada to Alaska. This trip was absolutely amazing - Alaska is a must see!
In the winter, we head south to Florida, usually for three months. ... full info