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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, the Northwest Territories and northern British Columbia. The site currently (August 2018) consists of almost 41,000 files (approximately 6,800 pages) taking up 5.26 GB of space.

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

    The site is constantly being worked on, and the community and highway guides that are an important part of the site for many of our readers are the sections currently being re-designed and re-written.


This Week's Features:

An almost-Spring night of aurora borealis photography
I hadn't planned to go out aurora hunting on March 16th, but it turned out to be one of the best aurora displays I've seen in a long time.

The Riley Creek wolf pack's sole survivor
Nine-year-old female wolf #1202 is the last member of a pack she started in Denali National Park and that peaked at 17 members.

Whitehorse, January 1900
An article from the Klondike Nugget (Dawson City) of January 3, 1900, tells of the new city to be built, and of the welcome demise of the town of Bennett.

Alexander Edward Dame, 1908-1943
A brief article about the death of a former Yukon bush pilot being killed in the crash of a twin-engined bomber in 1943 led me on a search to find out more about his life.

Campgrounds & Rest Areas in the Yukon
Summer is coming - here is the most detailed guide to campgrounds, rest areas, and RV boondocking spots available.




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