Designed around the famous Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race, considered the toughest sled dog race in the world  competitors travel 1,600km from Whitehorse to Fairbanks in as little as 10 days!

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Observe all the behind the scenes race action as we join the teams on their mandatory layover in Dawson City

Enjoy the atmosphere and cheer the teams on at the start line in Whitehorse

Experience one of the North’s most infamous rituals, the Sourtoe Cocktail, a Dawson City tradition!

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Day by day Itinerary

Yukon Quest

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Day 1


Tonight you may enjoy your first glimpse of the Northern Lights.

Day 2


Feel the excitement in the air as you watch the teams load the sleds before the Yukon Quest begins! Visit the Yukon Wildlife Preserve to see moose, caribou and musk-ox.

Day 3


Travel to a scenic alpine valley for an exciting adventure of dog sledding. You'll spend two days mushing your own team of Alaskan huskies along a winter trail.

Day 4


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Day 5

Whitehorse - Dawson City

Travel through the Yukon interior to Dawson City, a city which retains its pioneer feel.

Day 6

Dawson City

The town's fire siren will announce the first team to arrive. Spectators will have the chance to meet the mushers and huskies.

Day 7

Dawson City - Whitehorse

Stop by the Five Finger Rapids overlook for views of the four impressive chunks of rock in the middle of the river.

Day 8


Check out and transfer to the airport.

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