Yukon River Short Rental packages


While in Whitehorse join us for an adventure trip on the world famous Yukon River – an unforgettable wilderness experience. Launch yourself into nature at your own pace, in your own time.  Use a canoe or kayak, pack a lunch and enjoy an afternoon or a day in our natural surroundings.  All of the trips below include the transportation to and from our downtown riverfront location.The equipment includes a two person canoe or kayak, 2 PFDs, paddles, bailer, bowline and rescue throw rope.   All of the trips below have a two-person minimum.

The trips below are considered doable for persons with the basic canoeing skills.   If you are not into doing a canoe trip on your own – see the fully guided trips listed under our guided trips directory.


Trip No C1 – Yukon River – 1/2 day – $70.00 per person
downtown Whitehorse to the Takhini River confluence – 15mi/24km
daily departures anytime before 2:00 P.M.
pick up at the Takhini River at a set time*

Trip No C2 – Yukon River 1/2 day – $95.00 per person
Miles Canyon – Schwatka Lake – 5mi/8km
daily departures anytime before 2:00 P.M
pick up at Schwatka Lake at a set time*

Trip No C3 – Yukon River**  full day – $99.00 per person
Whitehorse to Lake Laberge – 30mi/46km
Daily departures before noon.
Pick up at Lake Laberge at a set time*

Trip No C4 – Yukon River full day – $99.00 per persondsc03532
Marsh Lake to Schwatka Lake – 30mi/46km
Daily departures before noon
Pick up at Schwatka Lake at a set time*

Trip No C5 – Chadburn Lake half or full day – $99.00 per person
lake fishing- by canoe – morning or afternoon departures
pick up at Chadburn Lake at set time*

Trip No C6 -Yukon River
half or full day.
$80.00 per person
For those that want to spend more than a half day on the river or perhaps spend the time for a picnic lunch on one of the islands below the Takhini River confluence.  Pickup up point is at the foot of Burma Road about 4mi/6.4km downstream of the Takhini River.*

34Trip No C8 – Yukon River half day GUIDED  – $100.00 per person
Voyageur Canoe – Whitehorse to the Takhini River 15mi/24km
daily departures – 6 persons minimum – maximum 10 persons per canoe

*There is a minimum ‘wait’ charge of $50.00 if you are not at the destination at the appointed time.
** Trip No. C3 can be extended to two or three with a pick up at Deep Creek (8mi/13km)into Lake Laberge – total distance  61km.  Contact us for a price.


To reserve these rental packages please use our secure RESERVATION form.

Kanoe People Ltd – P.O. Box 31149, Whitehorse, Yukon.
Canada Y1A 5P7
Telephone: 867-668-4899  Toll free: (North America)
email: info@kanoepeople.com