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:
The Dog Days of Winter (a road trip to Dyea, Alaska)
The dog days of winter are very different than the dog days of summer - these dog days are fun days, and yesterday was particularly so.
1957 Chevrolet Truck Commercial - "Champs of the ALCAN Run"
To promote the toughness of its full line of trucks, Chevrolet sent a convoy up the Alaska Highway, making the 1,523-mile run in less than 45 hours (3:44).
An Explorer's Guide to Keno City, Yukon
Keno City is the smallest community in the Yukon, and one of the least visited, but has one of the most colourful histories.
Measuring the highest peaks in the Brooks Range
Using a new combination of techniques, an Alaska researcher has crowned Mt. Isto the highest peak in the North American Arctic, at 8,975 feet.
Alaska/Yukon RV Travel Books
All the latest guide books (The Milepost 2016, Church's, Alaska for Dummies, etc), as well as the classics.