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Welcome North! ExploreNorth is the world's largest Web site that focusses on travel in, and the history of, Alaska, the Yukon Territory, Northwest Territories and northern British Columbia. The site currently (December 2014) consists of 24,138 files (approximately 5,000 pages) taking up 1.39GB of space.

    The thousands of pages of information rely heavily on photography, both historic and current, to share our passion for this region.

    A major rebuild is currently underway, and the site search engine is the best way to find much of the information until new navigation is created. In particular, the community and highway guides that are an important part of the site for many of our readers are being re-designed and re-written.

This Week's Features:

Yukon RVing: Squanga Lake Campground and the South Canol Road
We chose to camp at Squanga Lake Campground partially because of the lake, but more so because it's a great base to explore a bit of the South Canol Road.

Water fountains in the tundra
While tightroping on tussock heads in a bog off the Chandalar River, we saw a knee-high fountain of clear water in the tundra.

North Canol Road
A look at one of the Yukon's least-visited roads, from Ross River to the airstrip near MacMillan Pass (7:33).

The Mayo Valley Railway
Although most of the Yukon's railway-planning boom took place soon after the Klondike gold was discovered, new ones were still being incorporated in 1921.

Alaska/Yukon RV Travel Books
All the latest guide books (The Milepost 2015, Church's, Alaska for Dummies, etc), as well as the classics.