Dall Sheep


Issue: 2017-11-01, PHOTO: Hoefs family collection

Yukon’s history – its time scale and events – is different from any other Canadian jurisdiction. The northern portion of the Territory was part of Beringia, an ice-free area that extended from the Yukon and Alaska across the Bering Land-bridge... more

Nov 1, 2017 12:00 AM Yukon Hunting - Fishing

Sandhill Crane

Alan Wilson

Then the sky fills with hundreds of sandhill cranes, flying in huge Vs that morph and swoop as the birds soar to catch rising thermals. Everyone in Faro drops what they’re doing to look up. more

May 5, 2016 12:00 AM Faro

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Issue: 2016-03-24, Photo: Nellie Dale

Well, that is not a 2016 clue, but one from a past Egg-stravaganza event at Yukon Wildlife Preserve. Lindsay Caskenette, Manager of Visitor Services, is busy getting ready for the 2016 Egg-stravaganza event, scheduled for Easter Monday, March 28, ... more

Mar 24, 2016 12:00 AM Yukon Wildlife

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August 14, 2014

This photo of Dall sheep was taken on Sheep Mountain. We saw well over 40 sheep as we traversed the mountain, from the lake to the old road. Photo was taken on the May Long Weekend. more

Aug 21, 2014 12:00 AM Living With Wildlife


August 14, 2014

The first few weeks of the 2014 hunting season have passed and some enthusiastic hunters were have already been on mountaintops looking for Dall sheep. Others were, and maybe still are, are scouring the valleys and ridges for caribou or moose. more

Aug 14, 2014 12:00 AM Yukon Hunting - Fishing 1 Comments

Some pretty cute babies have been born at the Yukon Wildlife Preserve this spring. There are several sheep lambs, four lynx kittens, a mule deer fawn and a caribou calf. more

Jun 27, 2013 12:00 AM Yukon Wildlife