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Whitehorse Activities

Whitehorse offers a vast range of sights and activities for visitors, whether your interests lie in history, the arts, photographic opportunities, unique dining, walking/hiking at any level of difficulty, scenic drives, canoeing... - the list can go on and on. Some specific suggestions:

Attractions

Dining out

The majority of restaurants are located downtown, a ten-minute drive from the B&B. Most serve dinner only until 9 or 10 p.m., but a few are open till midnight or 1:00. One franchise sandwich-and-coffee restaurant (Tim Horton's) is open 24 hours a day. Various Chinese and pizza restaurants offer home delivery. Please ask Curtis or Roseanna for directions and recommendations.

Shopping

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A modest convenience store called Goodies Gas, open 24 hours daily, is one short block away on Wann Road. It also sells gasoline. A small mini mall is located across the street, providing dining facilities, pool & billiards, video store and convenience store. Larger downtown supermarkets are open till 7 or 10 p.m. For non-food shopping, some small Main Street stores are open late into the summer evening. The excellent Mac's Fireweed bookstore is open till midnight.

Northern Lights

A major attraction for visitors coming to the Yukon during the late fall and winter months. To see the current forecast for Norther lights click here.

 

 

Hours

Location

MUSEUMS

 

 

Old Log Church Museum
668-2555

Daily
10 am – 6 pm

3rd Ave & Elliot St.

MacBride Museum

Daily
9am-6pm

1stAve.& Steele St.

S.S. Klondike National Historic Site
667-4511

Mon-Sat
8:30 am – 6pm
Sun 10 am – 5pm
*Tours every ½ hour, or hour

Across from Rotary Park

Yukon Beringia Centre
667-8855

Daily 9 am- 6 pm

Alaska Highway south of Airport

Yukon Transportation Museum
668-4792

Daily 9am-6pm

Alaska Highway south of Airport

ATTRACTIONS

 

 

Copper Belt Railway Museum
667-6198

Daily 10am-5pm

Mile 919 Alaska hwy.

Hisotrical Walking Tours
YMHA 667-4704

Mon – Sat
9am/11am/1pm/3pm

The Donnenworth House
Lepage Park – 3rd Ave.

DC -3 Weather Vane
(world’s largest)

Anytime

Whitehorse Airport – Guiness Book or Records

Fireweed Community Market
393-4628

Every Thursday
3pm-8pm

Shipyards Park
2nd Ave.

Frantic Follies Show
668-2042

Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri
@ 8:30 pm
Sun/Wed/Sat
@7pm & 9:15 pm

Westmark Whitehorse
2nd Ave. & wood Street

Grayline City Tours
668-3225

Mon/Wed/Thrus/Fri/Sun
Tours @ 9:30&1:00 pm

Westmark Whitehorse
2nd Ave. & Wood St.

Log Skyscrapers

Anytime

Lambert St. between 2nd Ave.

Miles Canyon and Suspension Bridge

Anytime

Miles Canyon Rd.

MV Schwatka River Cruise
668-4716

Daily
2pm & 4pm

Miles Canyon Rd.

Takhini Hot Springs
633-2706

Daily
8am-10pm

Takhini Hot Springs Rd.
Off North Klondike Hwy.

Waterfront Trolley
667-6355

Daily
9am-9pm

Between Spook Station and Rotary Peace Park

Whitehorse Fishladder
633-5965

Daily
9am-9pm

End of Nisutlin Dr. in Riverdale

 

 

 

 

SS Klondike, Whitehorse, Yukon