Exploring Dawson

Our plan is to hit the road today but there’s a few more things going on around Dawson that we want to check out. Early this morning we did another walking tour put on by Parks Canada called ‘Strange things done under the Midnight sun’. It was really great – lots of...

Klondike Cuffs

This weekend is a really big one in Dawson – it’s Discovery Days which signifies the date of the big gold discovery here in August 1896. As part of the festivities there are lots of free programs to check out. In the afternoon we decided to stop in on a talk about herbal tea...

Sourtoe Saloon

We finally made if off the Dempster! Aside from running out of gas yesterday, no extra incidents and we were more than pleased to be driving on pavement again. Out drive started off pretty bad because it rained all night making the roads ultra slippery. The weather and the roads got...