Exercise your wild side and visit the Yukon for an amazing event and unforgettable experience!
Don’t have a week or two to fully indulge your wild side?
Our WEEKEND WARRIOR package that will get you and your friends HOWLING!
Escape the same old weekend and do something to HOWL about!
DAY ONE Board your Air North commercial flight in your departure city of Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Kelowna or Ottawa, and fly with true Yukon hospitality – snack and warm cookies included! Grab the complimentary hotel shuttle to your accommodation at the Coast High Country Inn in downtown Whitehorse, Capital of the Yukon. After you settle in be sure to check out The Deck for great eats and atmosphere, it is sure to be full of dog mushing stories and comrades. Before heading for the room, take a short stroll to the SS Klondike Riverboat on the banks of the famous Yukon River and look up – you may just see the Aurora Borealis! Optional Aurora viewing excursions also available ($)
DAY TWO Grab breakfast at one of Whitehorse’s many great eateries. Burnt Toast on 2nd Ave or the Baked Café on Main Street are local favourites. Wear your hat & mittens and make your way down to Shipyards Park to take part in the RaceStart events and watch the excited sled dogs and mushers as they begin their 1000 mile race. Want to drive your own dog team? – Optional dog mushing half day excursions are available ($). Don’t forget to pick up some great Yukon Quest swag to remember the start of the great race of 2015. After dinner at many authentic downtown restaurants, relax and follow the mushers online from the comfort of your cozy room back at the hotel or slip down to The Deck for a hot totty nightcap and great stories.
DAY THREE Explore the Capital City on your own, or take one of many optional half day tours including historic, culture, cuisine & arts, or hot springs and wildlife tours, snowshoeing or skiing. Winter is the new Summer in the Yukon! Board your afternoon flight back home and begin planning your next visit to the Yukon – It’s Larger than Life!
Single supplement available – Call for quote *Ottawa departures add $500 pp inc tax
Note: Edmonton & Calgary – 4 days / 3 nights: Feb 6 - 9, 2015 Kelowna – 4 days / 3 nights: Feb 5 - 8, 2015 Ottawa – 3 days / 2 nights: Feb 6 - 8, 2015 Vancouver – 3 days / 2 nights: Feb 6 - 8, 2015