» Dawson City, YT (Border Crossing) (Note: If you take the Northern route through Dawson City you will need to ferry (free) across the Yukon River. It is about a 10 minute ride, and lines are long in the morning. The ferry is closed Friday mornings from 5 am to 7 am for maintenance. The ferry accommodates the largest RVs including vehicles being towed. You might have to wait a little longer depending on the size, but be patient and they will get you on board.)

August 12, 2019 to August 16, 2019
Hosts

Margaret Murray (970) 214-4943

Activity Ideas

Visit the SS Keno, a preserved steamship with exhibits. Visit the Jack London Museum and the Dawson City Museum, as well as the Klondike Institute of Art and Culture. Drive to the top of Dome Road to take in a view of the city and the confluence of the Yukon and Klondike Rivers. August 15th-Annual Discovery Days Celebration, Authors on Eighth, and the Yukon Riverside Arts Festival.

Parking Location

Gold Rush Campground, 1207 5th Ave – downtown Dawson City. There are 10 spaces reserved; $22.88 US for dry camping; $35.63 US for 15 amp and water; free dump. Reserve your spot ASAP by emailing goldrushcampground@shaw.ca – indicate you are with Margaret Murray, give your RV size and type of site preference

Directions and Other Information

Canadian and US Customs offices open 9 am to 9 pm (pacific time) when ferry is in operation (see above note). The best time to catch the ferry is mid morning. Time Zone change – Canada is one hour later.

GPS Coordinates

64.0633980, -139.42693Click on link to see Google Map