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 2015) consists of 27,038 files (approximately 5,300 pages) taking up 1.72GB 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:
A Glacier Day at Stewart, BC
This was Day 51 of the 56-day wander around BC and Alberta by RV that we just got home from.
The Chilkoot Trail: Hiking the Klondike Gold Rush Trail
Links to official information and personal trip journals to help with your planning.
Foam on the water a sign of life and death
Foam is floating on most Alaska waterways this summer. It may look manmade and nasty, but the foam seen far from towns is probably natural.
United Air Transport, a Yukon Pioneer
A look at Grant McConachie's first airline in the Yukon, with an ad and two special envelopes from the first Yukon flights.
Alaska/Yukon RV Travel Books
All the latest guide books (The Milepost 2016, Church's, Alaska for Dummies, etc), as well as the classics.