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S.S. Klondike

Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
+1 867-336-2733
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Interesting history

Very well kept and presented example of an amazing piece of the Yukon history. Great place to take... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ClintonPhil
history that was not that long ago

fun tour, interesting movie, included easy to get to and find, \the history of this area is very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jim M
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Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well kept and presented example of an amazing piece of the Yukon history. Great place to take some amazing photos next to the Yukon River.

Thank ClintonPhil
Reviewed 1 week ago

fun tour, interesting movie, included easy to get to and find, \the history of this area is very eye opening. There was no charge and we spent a good 2 hours there. Right in town.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A short walk from town, this stern wheeler was interesting and historic. Filled with lots to see, it was well worth the visit. It sits in a park along the river and is a nice adventure away from the typical touristy places.

Thank kivec
Reviewed 16 December 2017

One of the better paddlewheel boats in the area. The parks Canada representative was very informative and willing to share.

Thank JEAN1999
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Imagine life on the Yukon River during the Gold rush. The S.S. Klondike shows how those with money traveled. Then down the river bank the Yukon River flows and I could only imagine how others traveled on makeshift rafts downriver to Dawson. Mighty fine that...More

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy the SS Klondike and I live locally and have visited several times. Visiting is free but they accept donations. They offer a brochure for $5 I believe offering the history of the boat with numbered sections corresponding to numbered parts of the...More

Thank Heidi v
Reviewed 10 November 2017

If you love paddle wheelers or have never been on one, I recommend you do the tour if you have the time. Otherwise you can take a nice free walk along the river and just look at it and pick up a history book.

Thank Big D Y
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Opens only in summer (mid May to mid Sept), in late Sept we could just view the nice-looking big vessel (64 m long x 12.5 m wide) from the outside and read the displays. The location on the river bank was neat with a few...More

Thank GabyVM
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The story's are great, the ship looks magnificent on a sunny day, with a blue sky, but on a grey day in the cold drizzle, its just a hulk. I can see that Yukon doesn't want to pay for yet another visitor centre, but thats...More

1  Thank Stevethearchitect
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I really enjoy exploring the ship. There are two levels of it and it has all the setup like it was when it was being used.

Thank Olya S
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1rosebud_13
1 May 2017|
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Response from KenV48 | Reviewed this property |
i think it was $5.00 each.. the top floor is not acessable due to a dangorous ladder.. it is History at its best.
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