Top 5 planning tips for your Alaska Highway road trip. To plan your Alaska Highway road trip, visit the Alaska, Yukon and Northern British Columbia tourism
It’s one thing to look at other people’s photos of the Northern Lights, shot along the Alaska Highway. It’s another, entirely, to experience the Aurora Borealis yourself – and photograph the neon swirls – as they race across the sky…
The End of the Alaska Highway. Travel northwest from Whitehorse through rugged Gold Rush country, cross the US border and go deep into the Alaskan Interior. Here, a serene, sub-Arctic plateau is flanked by two massive mountain ranges to the…
The Alaska Highway. Museums, galleries and entertainment along the Alaska Highway will take you back in time to the Ice Age, the Gold Rush and World War II.
Wildlife of the Alaska Highway. If seeing wildlife is an important part of your Alaska Highway journey, the best thing you can do is plan to see wildlife!
Built very quickly in 1942 to defend Alaska against further attack and occupation by the Japanese, the Alaska Highway began as a US Army truck trail through the bush.
Watson Lake to Whitehorse, Yukon. Watson Lake, Yukon is a good place to get lost. There’s plenty of signage. In the Signpost Forest, visitors have contributed almost 80,000 signs pointing to their home towns.
Every community on the Alaska Highway is unique and well worth a visit. Here’s an overview of the cities and towns on your road trip.
Welcome to the top of the World. During your Alaska Highway roadtrip, you can try dog sledding, panning for gold, ice fishing, bear hunting, flightseeing, heli-hiking and/or touring glaciers.