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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

Yukon River & Dawson City – Gold Rush Days
Yukon River Watershed

Yukon River & Dawson City – Gold Rush Days

Sea to Sky Expeditions

Paddle into Dawson City! A great combination of history and wilderness.
Duration
10 Days
Level
Light
Dates
July 16–25, Aug 3-12
Price
$2,799
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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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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 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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The Klondiker: Paddling the Big Salmon River
Less Explored Yukon

The Klondiker: Paddling the Big Salmon River

Ruby Range Adventure

The Big Salmon is a spectacular and wild Yukon river accessible to intermediate paddlers.
Duration
15 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
May - September
Price
$3,090 per person
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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
$3,850 per person
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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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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
15 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
Sat. July 20 - Sat. August 3, 2024
Price
$9,150 CAD
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Yukon River: Fly-In and Enjoy
Yukon River Watershed

Yukon River: Fly-In and Enjoy

Yukon Wide Adventures

Lower Laberge to Carmacks, 217 km / 6 days
Duration
6 days
Level
Light
Dates
June to mid September
Price
$2075 + GST
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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
$4,280 per person
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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
Moderate
Dates
June–August
Price
$8,395 + GST
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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
15 Days
Level
Moderate
Dates
July 5–19, 2024 / August 5–19, 2024
Price
$8,995 CAD
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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
starts at $100
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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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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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Teslin & Yukon Rivers
Yukon River Watershed

Teslin & Yukon Rivers

Sea to Sky Expeditions

Beautiful wilderness river and great fishing!
Duration
8 Days
Level
Light
Dates
June 21–28, July 4–11, Aug 16-23
Price
$2,319
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Yukon River Trip – Carmacks to Dawson City
Yukon River Watershed

Yukon River Trip – Carmacks to Dawson City

Muktuk Adventures

Follow in the footsteps of the stampeders and experience Gold Rush history.
Duration
14 days/13 nights
Level
Moderate
Dates
June to August
Price
$3750 + gst
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Yukon River – 30 Mile River
Yukon River Watershed

Yukon River – 30 Mile River

Muktuk Adventures

Heritage and History of the Yukon Goldrush, while paddling under the midnight sun.
Duration
6 nights/ 7 days
Level
Moderate
Dates
Every Sunday from July 16th to August 27th
Price
$1999
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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
$5,425 + 5% GST
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