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Jun 12, 2013 - Up the Klondike Highway

Fri June 7, 2013 The overnight low was 41. We had mostly sunny skies this morning. That changed throughout the day with mostly cloudy at times with just a few raindrops here and there. It got up to 70. We loitered this morning and didn’t leave the campground until 11:00! We headed west on Route 1 then turned north onto Yukon Route 2, the Klondike Highway, heading toward Dawson City with thoughts of gold nuggets (and can-can girls) in our heads. LOL! We are leaving the Alaska Highway behind for now. We will travel over the western portion...

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Jul 5, 2009 - A short trip along the Campbell Highway

Today we spent taking a drive along part of the Campbell Road towards Faro. The road started paved and then turned to rather rough gravel, with road works for several miles. AS we started the road we got great views over the Yukon River and learnt from one of the interpretive signs at one of the overlooks that this part of the river had one of the worst steamboat disasters. The Columbian blew up and burned in 1906 after a crew member accidentally fired a shot into a cargo of gunpowder. 6 men died. We carried along the road until we got to...

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