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Remote, wild and challenging or quiet, contemplative and invitational, there’s a Yukon river or lake for every paddler. And whether you’re looking for gentle or challenging, the thing they all share is pure water and pristine wilderness settings.

Choose from historic gold rush routes, remote and untouched backcountry water, or the big water rapids, canyons, glaciers and icebergs of Yukon’s Canadian Heritage Rivers.

Licensed guides from Yukon Wild operators will reveal Yukon’s secret places to you over the course of a multi-day adventure. Other operators can give you advice, provide information and rent you the appropriate equipment for a clean and simple self-guided excursion.

Discover why the Yukon was made for paddlers.

Canoeing, Kayaking & SUP

Tours

Nisutlin River Family Tour
Yukon River Watershed | Less Explored Yukon

Nisutlin River Family Tour

Ruby Range Adventure

A calm and quiet river, perfectly suited for a trip with the whole family. Relax and let nature do the entertaining.
Duration
7 Days
Level
Light
Dates
June–September
Price
$2,365 per person
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Wind River
Rivers of the Peel

Wind River

Sea to Sky Expeditions

A taste of true Canadian wilderness!
Duration
14 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
July–August
Price
$6,595
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Teslin River
Yukon River Watershed

Teslin River

Sea to Sky Expeditions

Beautiful wilderness river and great fishing!
Duration
9 Days
Level
Light
Dates
June–September
Price
$1,795
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Wind River Whitewater Canoe
Rivers of the Peel

Wind River Whitewater Canoe

Nahanni River Adventures

Friendly whitewater canoeing, glorious hiking, wildlife viewing, wildflowers and photography beneath the midnight sun!
Duration
12 River Days
Level
Advanced
Dates
June–August
Price
$7,400
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Gold Rush Tour
Dempster Highway | Yukon River Watershed

Gold Rush Tour

Ruby Range Adventure

Explore the Yukon and Alaska by land and water. This is the complete northern experience.
Duration
22 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
June–September
Price
$3,480 per person
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Teslin and Yukon Rivers
Yukon River Watershed

Teslin and Yukon Rivers

Taiga Journeys

Follow the historic route of the Klondike gold seekers. It's an easy paddle with great scenery.
Duration
7–10 Days
Level
Light
Dates
June–July
Price
from $2,010 per person
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Yukon River – Lake Laberge to Dawson City
Yukon River Watershed

Yukon River – Lake Laberge to Dawson City

Terre Boréale

Paddle down the mighty Yukon River for 13 days and enjoy the views, peacefulness, wildlife, history and great food.
Duration
15 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
September
Price
$3,650
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Courses
Tatshenshini & Alsek Rivers

Courses

Tatshenshini Expediting

If you prefer to learn, we offer plenty of courses that include rafting, canoeing, kayaking, packrafting and rescue.
Duration
1–4 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
May–September
Price
$219–$425
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Frances Lake and Southeast Yukon Rivers
Less Explored Yukon

Frances Lake and Southeast Yukon Rivers

Frances Lake Wilderness Lodge & Tours

Seldom-paddled lakes and rivers in pristine Southeast Yukon.
Duration
1–2 Weeks
Level
Moderate
Dates
July–August
Price
from $1,500
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Yukon Summer Express
Whitehorse Area | Yukon River Watershed

Yukon Summer Express

Muktuk Adventures

Experience the pristine wilderness of the Yukon while being part of our family.
Duration
3 Days / 2 Nights
Level
Moderate
Dates
Every Friday starting May 24
Price
$900
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Customized Yukon River Canoe Trips
Yukon River Watershed

Customized Yukon River Canoe Trips

Cathers Wilderness Adventures

Paddle along the Yukon River with an experienced guide and enjoy an experience of wilderness and history.
Duration
2–18 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
June–September
Price
$480–$2,000+
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Snake River Whitewater Canoe Journey
Rivers of the Peel

Snake River Whitewater Canoe Journey

Nahanni River Adventures

Whitewater canoeing, glorious hiking, wildlife viewing, wildflowers, and photography beneath the midnight sun!
Duration
12 River Days
Level
Advanced
Dates
June–August
Price
$8,725
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Self-Guided and Guided Kayak Tours
Yukon River Watershed

Self-Guided and Guided Kayak Tours

Up North Adventures

Explore one of our rivers by kayak! Camping in tents and eating by the campfire is a unique wilderness experience.
Duration
1–19 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
May–September
Price
$70–$2,995
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Snake River
Rivers of the Peel

Snake River

Black Feather

Canoe the isolated and beautiful Snake River! We'll paddle over 300 kilometres through the Yukon's northern mountains.
Duration
14 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
July 21 - August 3
Price
$7,295
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Paddling
Rivers of the Peel | Yukon River Watershed

Paddling

Sila Sojourns

Duration
Single/Multi-Day
Level
Moderate
Dates
Year-Round
Price
$150–$5,000
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Self-Guided and Guided Canoe Tours
Yukon River Watershed

Self-Guided and Guided Canoe Tours

Up North Adventures

Canoeing is one of the best ways to explore the Yukon. Unique wilderness, great adventures and wonderful memories await.
Duration
1–19 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
May–September
Price
$70–$6,935
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Guided or Self-Guided Tours
Whitehorse Area | Yukon River Watershed

Guided or Self-Guided Tours

Yukon Wide Adventures

Looking for adventure? Let's create your adventure of a lifetime!
Duration
Day & Multi-Day
Level
Light
Dates
Year-Round
Price
$50–$2,950
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Half-Day and Full-Day Paddling Trip
Whitehorse Area

Half-Day and Full-Day Paddling Trip

Up North Adventures

Limited time? Join us for a self-guided or guided half-day or full-day paddle on the famous Yukon River.
Duration
4–8 Hours
Level
Moderate
Dates
May–September
Price
$70–$290
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Wind River
Rivers of the Peel

Wind River

Black Feather

Paddle northern Yukon's true jewel. The Wind's crystal-clear waters are perfect and you can hike the alpine ridges.
Duration
14 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
July–August
Price
$7,095
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A nature adventure on the Yukon River
Yukon River Watershed

A nature adventure on the Yukon River

Nature Tours of Yukon

An all-inclusive, worry-free canoe trip. You don't have to be an expert paddler to enjoy canoeing down the Yukon River.
Duration
8 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
June–September
Price
$1,795
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Yukon River
Yukon River Watershed

Yukon River

Sea to Sky Expeditions

Paddle into Dawson City! A great combination of history and wilderness.
Duration
10 Days
Level
Light
Dates
June–August
Price
$2,095
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Yukon River – The Classic (Canadian Signature Experience)
Yukon River Watershed

Yukon River – The Classic (Canadian Signature Experience)

Ruby Range Adventure

Paddle the length of this iconic river, or just a part of it. This is our most popular tour, and for good reason.
Duration
8–20 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
June–September
Price
$1,570–$3,135 per person
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A Canoe Adventure on the Big Salmon River
Yukon River Watershed

A Canoe Adventure on the Big Salmon River

Nature Tours of Yukon

330 kms of spectacular solitude and wilderness lay ahead as you embark on this canoe trip on the Big Salmon River.
Duration
12 Days
Level
Advanced
Dates
July–September
Price
$2,395
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Nature Learning
Rivers of the Peel | Tombstone Territorial Park

Nature Learning

Sila Sojourns

Combine your Yukon wilderness journey with creative expression or personal reflection.
Duration
Single/Multi-Day
Level
Light
Dates
Year-Round
Price
$90–$5,000
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