Select Page

White Pass and Yukon Route

Ship of Sorrow

“Sophia is a Greek derivative meaning ‘divine wisdom.’”The Cold FactsOn October 23, 1918, at 10:10 p.m., over three hours later than scheduled, the CPR vessel S.S. Princess Sophia (So-PHY-Ya) piloted by Captain...

Read More

North Words

“Exploring the Frontiers of Language” will be the theme of this year’s edition of the North Words Writers Symposium, which will be held in Skagway from May 31 to June 3. This is the eighth annual symposium since the event’s...

Read More

Hepburn Tramway Historic Walk

“There is nothing like walking to get the feel of acountry.  A fine landscape is like a piece of music; itmust be taken at the right tempo.  Even a bicycle goestoo fast.”Paul Scott MowrerWhitehorse resident Peter Long is an avid...

Read More

A portal to the world

Yukon artist Lawrie Crawford imagined a gallery, an airy space with high ceilings and bigbeautiful windows. She could picture Suzanne Paleczny’s sculpture of Icarus hanging there.With that vision an idea was born. Crawford and...

Read More