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Tombstone Territorial Park

#2 of 34 things to do in Dawson City Features Animals
Dawson City, Yukon, Canada
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Amazing Day

Took a tour offered by Husky Tours. Small group (13) and a good guide, Marina. Drove out to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melanie F
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Victoria, Canada
Amazing

On a Canada wide scale, this is probably one of the best provincial/territorial parks, but also one... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Edward W
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a tour offered by Husky Tours. Small group (13) and a good guide, Marina. Drove out to the park for about 1 1/2 hours drive. Several stops throughout the day with good commentary.The Interpretive Centre is definitely worth a stop. Lunch provided by the...More

Thank Melanie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a Canada wide scale, this is probably one of the best provincial/territorial parks, but also one which is overlooked. We got to stay in the campground which was an amazing experience, as we were in a valley surrounded by mountains. The interpretive centre is...More

1  Thank Edward W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Interpretative Centre was informative & interesting to wander through. There are good hiking trails.

Thank dalmania_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is up the Dempster Hwy so one almost has to be going there to get there. The park is known as one of the better birding areas in the Yukon. The visitor center is very nice and it has two nature trails. We did...More

1  Thank Charlie R
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We detoured into Tombstone on our way from Dawson to Whitehorse. It was suggested as an idea of somewhere to go that neither of us had been to. It was about an hour once you got on the Dempster Highway to get to the Interpretive...More

Thank Ryjones
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Highlight of our visit was when a golden eagle flew by about 100 metres away. We stayed 2 nights in Tombstone Campground backed onto the North Klondike River - spring melt was in full spate and the ions were literally dancing around our campsite. Lots...More

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Very accessible by passenger car from the Klondike Highway. The road beyond gets very wild and might not be suitable for everyone since it lacks services.

1  Thank Barry C
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Neither words nor even photos are difficult to do justice to the Park's wild beauty on a sunny day!! I resorted to a coffee-table-sized book, "Along the Dempster", to capture the views in the Park, created only in 1999. The southern border is only about...More

1  Thank Billitchyfeet
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We took an RV trailer there for 3 days. Incredible scenery. We arrived around 4 pm on a Friday and got the last available site. There is an overflow area where you can spend one night (no fire) before getting a site the next day....More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Pictures cannot do this place justice, nor can words, really. Stunning views, winding gravel highways, and nothing but the sound of the wind whistling through the spruce. Winter views are spectacular.

2  Thank Sarah W
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Lynn G
20 June 2015|
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Response from Kim L | Reviewed this property |
Most car rental places up there make you sign an agreement that you won't take the rental onto the Dempster highway because it's so hard on vehicles. If you're going to risk it, be sure you have a spare tire with you and... More
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davethompson2002
14 January 2015|
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Response from Ricarda B | Reviewed this property |
I have just been reading some of the recent reviews of Tombstone by people who visited in September and they had snow this year so you may want to contact the Territory Tourist inofrmation for their thoughts about when the... More
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