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Takhini Burn Rest Area, Yukon

by Murray Lundberg


Campgrounds and Rest Areas in the Yukon Territory

    This large gravel rest area is located at Km 1487 of the Alaska Highway. It has outhouses, garbage bins, and interpretive panels. This rest area is in a large area burned by a wildfire in 1958.


Takhini Burn Rest Area, Yukon
An aerial view of the Takhini Burn Rest Area. Click on it to open an interactive map in a new window.

Takhini Burn Rest Area, Yukon
Approaching the Takhini Burn Rest Area from the south. Image from Google Streetview.

Takhini Burn Rest Area, Yukon
The Takhini Burn Rest Area in early April.

Takhini Burn Rest Area, Yukon
Looking south across the burn from the viewing deck.