Kluane Lake

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Issue: 2017-02-15, PHOTO: courtesy of Erin Dixon

Erin Dixon is an artist with a passion for Yukon landscapes. “I was into colouring before it was hot,” she says with a laugh. A self described avid colourer, Dixon noticed a vacancy, “I know that colouring is really popular right now and I wanted... Read more

Yukon Arts

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Issue: 2015-12-24, PHOTO: Dan Davidson

Last month Jesse Cooke was the recipient of the Parks Canada Youth Tourism Entrepreneur Award, at a ceremony held in Ottawa on Dec. 2. Cooke arrived in the Yukon for the first time 10 years ago, studying glaciology at Kluane Lake as part of his... Read more

Dawson City

It’s a season of traditions, and for thousands of Canadians this means taking part in the annual Christmas Bird Count. Called the “longest-running science project in the world” by the Audubon Society, this annual winter event — the 115th Read more

Yukon Wildlife


June 2014

We noticed a grizzly sitting on the beach when we were out on Kluane Lake in our small zodiac. The bear was far from Congden Creek campground, where we were camping at the time. Read more

Living With Wildlife


June 19, 2014 Issue

With so many places to go, what makes one decide on this or that way? Partly because we have a visitor, Margreet, here from Holland. Another reason is my husband, Don—who I call “old-timer” (do not tell him I said this) — ran into another old-ti Read more

Yukon Summer

As you drive toward Kluane Lake an inconspicuous dirt road marked as "The Arctic Institute of North America" leads off to the right. If you choose to follow this path less taken you'll find yourself confronted with a gravel airstrip and a... Read more

Yukon Outside