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Miles Canyon Road, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
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All reviews suspension bridge hiking trails great hike trail system beautiful scenery both sides close to town wild flowers gold rush beautiful site short hike natural beauty lovely walk lots of history nice spot visiting whitehorse alaska highway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice to get out of the RV and go for a walk in such a beautiful spot. Fun for kids and adults...the bridge is a little scary though!!! Apparently lots of history. Be warned to lock your doors though, it seems locals can/will break...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sarahterra808
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like hikes than this is the place to be. I liked the bridge for photos of the canyon and blue/green water. The hike can take anywhere from 10 min to 4 hours depending on how far you want to go. Good for all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Warren P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Miles Canyon right after a fresh snowfall. The driveway down to the canyon was closed so we parked in the approach and walked the rest of the way down. There were only a few other footsteps in the snow of people who...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lferobin
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

A scenic drive from the dam south to Miles canyon on a sunny autumn day was the perfect finish to our trip. At the head of the dam many float planes were docked on Schwatka Lake. Farther along was a great viewpoint overlooking the canyon...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 688murraya
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Stopped here for a short walk as we entered Whitehorse. The canyon is very pretty and the trails are very well marked.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 5 October 2018

As part of our Yukon/Alaska Holland America land tour we stopped at Miles Canyon for photo op of the mighty Yukon River on the way out of Whitehorse, Canada to Dawson City, Canada.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TexasCatBird
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We were on our way back from Carcross and decided to stop in and see what was there - oh my what a stunning view. We just walked around a bit because we were late for another engagement but I would certainly recommend to anyone...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank barnloves2travel
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Beautiful walk by the river - Peaceful and quiet! Easily accessible with a variety of trails for all levels. Strongly recommend if you're in the area :-)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lyndabN6595MB
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Just outside Whitehorse, Miles Canyon is a must-visit when you're here! Walk the suspension bridge and take the 1,5 mile trail along the river. you can choose between the lower and higher trail, the lower is more difficult and close to the river, the upper...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FransHeijmans
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Beautiful views and a fun walk across the suspension bridge to the other side to walk in the trails of the gold rush pioneers.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Darlene1967
9 August 2018|
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Response from DENISE F | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what as you saw but we took a cruise with Captain Kens Adventures. We were more than happy with the experience. Captain Ken was very informative.
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kimpeez
15 September 2017|
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Response from LocavoreGuy | Reviewed this property |
Guided tours take about 90 minutes Hope you enjoy David
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kayh602016
3 February 2017|
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Response from Earl K | Reviewed this property |
Yes I agree, there are no buses that go there. If you cannot rent a vehicle then a cab would be the only alternative. It is a breath taking view of the Yukon River with a suspension bridge below that if you can drive there... More
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