The Bouchers at Home on the Road travel blog

Yukon bush scene: wolves, caribou, musk ox and polar bear.

Bison

Prehistoric scene: Prairie Bison found frozen in glacial ice

Sled dog puppy (and me)

Racing sled

Some of the sled dogs at the museum.

On the road to Teslin from Skagway.

Another view along the road to Teslin.


28 August 2006

Day 42: Teslin (again)

This was one of 3 one-night stands we're making on the way to Stewart/Hyder. The trip out of Skagway over the pass was beautiful - it was much clearer, which afforded views of the surrounding mountains, glaciers, waterfalls, and drop-off at the road's edge! We stopped at a wildlife museum not far from the Carcross Desert (the world's smallest desert). The taxidermy done on the animals that were displayed was outstanding - very realistic expressions and poses. The museum also had a working dog team, and visitors were able to cuddle some puppies that were only a few weeks old.



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