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Yukon Fish And Game Association

Yukon Fish & Game Association

Yukon Fish And Game Association's purpose is to

“Ensuring sound, long-term management of fish, wildlife and outdoor recreational resources in the best interests of all Yukoners”.


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Issue: 2019-07-24, PHOTO: Will Shewen

In an increasingly digital and wired world, the annual Yukon Fish and Game Association (YFGA) camp for Yukon youth is an opportunity to unplug from phones and games, experience the land and reconnect with the natural world. Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing

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Issue: 2018-07-25, PHOTO: Kylie Campbell

The Yukon Fish and Game Association hosted the Yukon Outdoor Woman (YOW) Program, a weekend where 20 women participated in outdoor workshops, in the bush, to further develop skills and knowledge... Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing

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Issue: 2018-01-24, PHOTO: Sydney Oland

This weekend the Yukon Fish and Game Association (YFGA) is hosting their annual Wild Game Banquet at the High Country Inn. The event will include the usual camaraderie as well as the awards from the Big Bull Night, which took place in November, a... Read more

, Yukon Food & Drink

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Issue: 2017-12-20, PHOTO: thepinkpeppercorn on Foter.com

After a few years of effort trying to put this plan together, the Yukon is now up and running with a “Hunters For The Hungry” type of meat sharing program. “Hunters For The Hungry” is in place in all 50 states in the United States and a similar... Read more

Wild Harvest

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Issue: 2017-11-08, PHOTO: courtesy of Yukon Fish and Game Association

It has long been accepted that the tallest of tales reside in areas where fishing and hunting abound. It’s hard to say what exactly it is about the pristine waters of a prime fishing hole or a swamp at rut, but it seems that these climates, more... Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing

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Issue: 2016-08-11, PHOTO: courtesy of the Yukon Fish and Wildlife Management Board

The late Alex VanBibber had a favourite refrain: “An outdoor life is a healthy life.” This is according to his friend, Harvey Jessop. Jessop wrote some remarks about VanBibber’s life for the Yukon Fish and Wildlife Management Board, pertaining to... Read more

Yukon Education

When Whitehorse was re-branded The Wilderness City it made me think of all the activities and events that are held here annually. As a director of the Yukon Fish and Game Association (YFGA) I am engaged in a lot of outdoor events that help contribute Read more

Yukon Hunting - Fishing

Fourteen lucky young Yukoners will get the opportunity to take part in an outdoor education camp this July for free. The Yukon Fish and Game Association's 25th annual Outdoor Education Camp takes place July 2-9 and it should provide an amazing... Read more

Yukon Active

"You get to learn how to notice the plants around you, how to shoot a rifle, how not to ground your boat in the river, how to pack properly for a multi-day hike, and you get to have fun and relax while you're doing it," saysNansi Cunningham... Read more

Yukon Active

One afternoon in Dublin our taxi cab driver delivered us to 120 Tritonville Road – a posh part of town, he said. We stood together at the front door and he took our picture. The cab driver loved our story about coming to Ireland to find Grandma's hou Read more

Yukon History

The chef at the High Country Inn is getting very excited. It is time, once again, for the Yukon Fish and Game Association's Banquet, Award and Auction Night, Jan. 24. "It gives him the opportunity to show his creativity with musk ox, white tail dee Read more

Wild Harvest