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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 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:

Creating an 'Explore Dawson Creek' Driving Route
It's been a busy couple of days in Dawson Creek - driving, walking, and meeting friends old and new - and I could easily stay another day.

Harry Waldron, Keeper of the Arctic Circle
For several years through the 1980s and '90s, Harry gave Dempster Highway travellers an experience they wouldn't soon forget.

The giant wave of Icy Bay
A landslide on October 17, 2015 caused a giant wave of the type not seen in Alaska since the storied 1958 event in Lituya Bay.

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.




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