These short adventure trips are an extension of those offered on a do-it-yourself basis under the rental information directory. They are an ideal and safe way to take that daring first launch into the wilderness of the Yukon River. These canoe trips all include a guide or guides depending on the number of participants and a reservation in a must. You are expected to ‘paddle your own canoe’ so to speak. A transfer to and from your local hotel can be arranged. Reservations well in advance are a must for any of the following trips.
Trip No C1G – A 15mi/24km 3-4 hour trip on the Yukon River from downtown Whitehorse to the river’s confluence with the Takhini River. Bring your own snacks.
Cost $150.00 per person (2 person minimum)
Trip No C2G – A 5mi/8km – 3-4 hour trip on the Yukon River through Miles Canyon and Schwatka lake just south of the downtown core. Trip includes road transport to the put-in south of Miles Canyon and a pick up at Schwatka lake. Bring your own snacks.
Cost $175.00 per person (2 person minimum)
Trip No C3G – A full day (5-6 hours) on the Yukon River 30mi/46km and about 1 hour on the road. Departure is from our downtown location and our take-out is at the south end of Lake Laberge – a place known as Policemen’s Point, the location of a Northwest Mounted Police Post during the heady days of the Klondike gold rush. A picnic lunch is provided. Pick up and drop off at your hotel is part of the service.
(Two person rate
available $275.00 per person)
Trip No C4G – A full day (5-6 hours) on the Yukon River between its beginning at Marsh Lake through Miles Canyon and into Schwatka lake 30mi/46km downstream. A picnic lunch is provided as is transport to Marsh Lake and a pick up at Schwatka Lake at the end of your trip.
Cost $235.00 per person (Minimum 3 persons – maximum 10 persons)
Trip No C8G – Yukon River half day (3-4 hours) Voyageur Canoe – Whitehorse to the Takhini River 15mi/24km daily departures – 6 persons minimum – maximum 10 persons per canoe.
Trip No. C9G – Two days – one night on the Yukon River and Lake Laberge. A wonderful introduction into wilderness camping. We provide canoes or kayaks, a guide/s, 3 campfire meals, snacks, tents and camping equipment for a true Yukon adventure trip down the Yukon River into Lake Laberge. We start in downtown Whitehorse and pull out at Deep Creek about 8mi/13km into the lake. Bring a fishing rod and a camera as there is a good chance of catching an arctic grayling and of seeing some of Yukon’s wildlife during the two days in the wilderness. Reservations are a must.
Cost $ 495.00 per person (minimum 3 persons – maximum 10 persons)
Note that the trip can terminate earlier in Lake Laberge due to unsafe weather conditions at the sole discretion of the guide/s.
Kanoe People Ltd – P.O. Box 31149, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5P7
Telephone: 867-668-4899 Toll free: (North America) 1-866-901-4880