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Beauty and Bear Scat Day 1 on the Chilkoot Trail Hiking

Beauty and Bear Scat Day 1 on the Chilkoot Trail Hiking

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Woman stands next to the trailhead sign on the Chilkoot Trail.

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Beauty and Bear Scat - Day 1 on the Chilkoot Trail • An Ordinary Existence

From the trailhead to Canyon City, follow our first day on the Chilkoot Trail.

Beauty and Bear Scat - Day 1 on the Chilkoot Trail • An Ordinary Existence

By the third pile of scat, I was glad Mark decided to come along. I'd be even more grateful he was there by the third day, but that's a story for another ...

... to tackle the Chilkoot. As a not-very-athletic prairie girl I felt a little bit like I didn't belong there. Like the mountains and rivers of Alaska were ...

33 miles/53 kilometers. 2 countries. One amazing hike.

Hiking the Chilkoot Trail

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Skagway Shore Excursion: Chilkoot Trail Hike and Float Tour provided by Skagway Float Tours | Skagway, Alaska - TripAdvisor

Starting off on the 105km Charlevoix Traverse | Leigh ...

... to tackle the Chilkoot. As a not-very-athletic prairie girl I felt a little bit like I didn't belong there. Like the mountains and rivers of Alaska were ...

Holiday on the Icy Golden Hell-Staircase

Chilkoot Trail

Great weather to hike on the Summer solstice. Still loads of snow from the last bit of the golden stairs and mostly back down to happy camp.

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The Chilkoot Trail is 66 kilometres of history, boulders, ice and hills. For more information, visit www.pc.gc.ca/lhn-nhs/yt/chilkoot/ (Map: Chris ...

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Day 1 – Dyea to Sheep Camp

Day 1 – Dyea to Sheep Camp – 15 miles total (with loop and extra from camp)

Happy Camp:

Traffic along the trail slowed when the White Pass & Yukon Route railway was built from Skagway to Bennett in 1899, and, ...

Near Girdwood and Alyeska, the Upper Winner Creek Trail to Berry Pass is a wonderful

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Day 1 - Dyea to Sheep Camp

Irene Glacier

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We defied the man at the trailhead whose desire to discuss American politics went unhumoured and whose unsolicited commentary, raised eyebrows, ...

Soft snow is one of the hazards facing hikers.

Chilkoot Pass to the left.

"Desolate but beautiful with only about a dozen people seen over the course of the

My last 3 encounters with rangers in Alaska and the Yukon have been negative to the point that I said I'd never hike in a park again, but the Skagway ranger ...

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Wooden headstone along the trail

Another beautiful hiking day near Sturgill's Point, Skagway.

View atop Mont d'Ecluse, Charlevoix | Leigh McAdam

The Chilkoot Trail Sign at Dyea, Alaska!

We defied the gale force winds (not to mention the fog that robbed us of any chance of iconic views) of Day 3 that attempted to carry us away, ...

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Stepping back into history: Remembering Eagle River Troop 230's hike on the Chilkoot Trail

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Bennett Day Use Shelter

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Starting up the Chilkoot Trail.

No trains run from Bennett to Skagway on Wednesday, so we had to spend a night at the campground in Bennett. It was anticlimatic, and the end did not seem ...

It is morning, and we are camped right next to the North Klondike River in Tombstone Territorial Park whose mountains are as beautiful as any we have seen.

Parker Schnabel and his team on Gold Rush: Parker's Trail

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A beautiful season on the trail ~ so much growth and sunny days.

Skagway Shore Excursion: Chilkoot Trail Hike and Float Tour provided by Skagway Float Tours | Skagway, Alaska - TripAdvisor

The Chilkoot Trail takes hikers across this bridge and many other obstacles.

The number of artifacts we encountered along the way rapidly increased as well. Bits and pieces of old, heavy iron could be found all along the trail.

We reached the snowy base of the Golden Stairs on day two. Rangers advise leaving camp early in the morning, because the risk of avalanche rises with the ...

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... to tackle the Chilkoot. As a not-very-athletic prairie girl I felt a little bit like I didn't belong there. Like the mountains and rivers of Alaska were ...

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We walked into the campground and several campers gave us fruit and other meals. We now had plenty of food. The kindness of strangers is alive and well.

Bear (courtesy of G Morgan)

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The flowers are out of control as the variety amazes us.  We stop

... the judgment of the uninformed, the critiquers of our menu, the near-drowning in our tent and the threat of being bear bait, the Chilkoot Trail (a.k.a. ...

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"Early views of the first day of our Tombstones backpacking trip"

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Skagway is nestled in a fjord that provides a very deep port. The little town has become a popular stop for the cruise ships that go up and down the inner ...

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A view from my final perch on this morning. Carolyn is climbing the hill. She has been suffering from allergies since (six days now). The canyon trail goes ...

Tried to get in a bit of hiking but it was pretty dismal.

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Enjoy your first back country night at cozy Squirrel Hut | Leigh McAdam

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Near Girdwood and Alyeska, the Upper Winner Creek Trail to Berry Pass is a wonderful

A bear print

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This morning I took the Taylor Highway northeast toward Chicken, and then on to Whitehorse. Chicken, a little place established during the gold rush, ...