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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 (February 2020) consists of over 46,000 files (approximately 7,300 pages) taking up 6.6 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:

I really needed a Mountain Day
Life isn't easy for most of us these days, and it had been a very long time since I spent time in the mountains with my dogs, Bella and Tucker. Yesterday, we spent the day in the White Pass and had wonderful wildlife encounters.

A Visit to the Yukon Territory in 1937
A lengthy illustrated article by J. K. Nesbitt, published in the Victoria Daily Times on August 21, 1937.

The Tahltan Bear Dog
This little fireball was bred to assist native hunters in Northern British Columbia - is it really extinct? I've just added some thoughts and photos to this article I wrote in 1998.

Life of Riley reaches its end
Riley the Denali wolf has died. She lived in the wild until almost the age of 11, which biologists call a remarkable feat. Wolves are lucky to live to 6.

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