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S.S. Klondike

Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
+1 867-336-2733
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reminder of old riverboat back home

Came across this preserved riverboat from years past. This paddle wheeler is well preserved and a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
garywing
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Surrey, Canada
One Ship Doesn't Fit All

We started out at the information center. The helpful worker explained a bit about this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Retired_Miami
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Miami, Florida
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Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came across this preserved riverboat from years past. This paddle wheeler is well preserved and a great photo stop. We used to have one anchored at the bottom of Lonsdale in N Vancouver, converted into a restaurant.

Thank garywing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started out at the information center. The helpful worker explained a bit about this attraction. Bottom Line is it is free, but you may want to buy the interesting brochure for a couple of dollars. We saw an interesting 15 minute video of the...More

1  Thank Retired_Miami
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This attraction consists of a short film and a self tour of the boat. Staff very helpful and good to see what it was like back in the day when these boats sailed the Yukon

Thank R4546JUrichards
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed visiting this historic site. Sure, there were certain roped off areas (such as the dining hall when this was a cruise ship), but all in all really enjoyed the historical significance of the SS Klondike. What is best about this attraction is it is...More

Thank toadsoup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The exterior of the historic SS Klondike is perfectly kept and a national treasure to all lucky enough to see her. We were too early in the season to see the inside.

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice piece of history, The scale and size is not apparent, until you are stood beside it. We saw this as we did the riverside walk. Worth seeing, no admission to pay if you are just passing on the path.

Thank Anne T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sitting by the Yukon River this stern-wheeler shows what was the major method of transportation on the river in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Well maintained and worth an hour to go and see it.

Thank DIVERSTWO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our free 2017 National Parks Pass so there was no admission charge. It would probably be worth the $2 to buy the tour brochure because things are not well-labelled. Overall a well-preserved Historic Site

Thank MaureenH_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This flat bottom huge wooden ship is sitting on earth next to the Yukon river upon which she sailed for many years. The Klondike is massive in size. We walked around it because she was closed for the evening. An inside tour would have great.

Thank Lowpasslew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As part of Canada 150 our visit here was free but was well worth the time. Truly enjoyed the movie they had about the history of the ship during the Gold Rush years and all that the people went through in the past. Part of...More

Thank Jmarshall2014
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1rosebud_13
30 April 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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