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Luke Roberts

I was on Skype, talking to my old friend, Ed, back in England. "Have you seen much wildlife?" he asked. "I certainly have, Ed," I replied. "I've seen porcupine, eagles, caribou, bison, grizzly bear, black bear, wolves, even a lynx, but my most extra Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

Yukon society is a peculiar blend of the arts and the outdoors - with a healthy dose of practical knowledge thrown into the mix. Nowhere else in the world can one find so many artists in the middle of such wilderness; nowhere else in the world can on Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

I was making my way down Main Street looking for a barber's when I happened to glance into Baked Café. There, sitting in the window, was the inimitable Dr. Marnus F. O'Hoolahan. I hadn't seen him -- or my wallet -- since the night of his dinner party Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

Last weekend, I dined with the venerable Irish anaesthetist, Dr. Marnus F. O'Hoolahan, at his house in Squatter's Row. It was the first time I had met him and he was in fine spirits; sitting at the head of the table like a sage, his silver hair was s Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

I'd been in the Yukon for less than a week when I was dragged on a trek into Kluane National Park. Old hiking hands, Denis and Marshall, were worryingly keen to test my mettle. It was early May and we were going to hike Slims River to Observation Mou Read more

Yukon Lifestyle

Where is Whitehorse? Why are you going there? What's it like? Three great questions and at first I struggled to answer any of them. So when Ed, a friend and former colleague asked me the big three, I thought I might veer from the truth. Where? Read more

Yukon Lifestyle