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Address: Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada

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History, Eats and Adventure!

Visiting Bennett Beach can be anything from a short 1 hour visit (not recommended) to up to full day or more. The north end of the beach is located in the town of Carcross which... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 October 2016
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Whitehorse, Canada
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Whitehorse, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Visiting Bennett Beach can be anything from a short 1 hour visit (not recommended) to up to full day or more. The north end of the beach is located in the town of Carcross which boasts rich history and loads of evidence still there - including some of Yukon's oldest buildings and its oldest general store. Check out any museum... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Up in Whitehorse for family renunion and my family have cabins on Bennett Lake..what a gorgeous spot and geo caches also.

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Burnaby
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

This beach is clean and well kept. A nice place to picnic and less then an hour from Whitehorse. It is on the way to Carcross trading post and a great stop of a quick picnic or a day spend. There is a a toilet and a few picnic benches.

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maple ridge
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2015

Fun spot for pallet fires! Dogs like this place too. Carcross is the next Brooklyn, if Brooklyn had big lakes and mountains and mountain bike trails

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Whitehorse, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

It's a bit of a drive from WHITEHORSE, but if you are going to go to Skagway this is on the way! perhaps spend afew hours in Carcross too it has a lot of history to offer

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Northen Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014

this beach is great this time of year, the snow has not yet melted in the mountains and the water is low so you have miles of beach ---- too bad it is not +30 and no bar near by as this beach would be able to compete with any beach in mexico

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Whitehorse, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2013

Honestly, I live in Whitehorse and had no idea that we had such a wonderful beach so close to home. We went on a spectacular day and the water was even warm enough to dip in. The sand is nice and there is ice cream near by. Parking is very close. A great place to bring family and friends.

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Sitka, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2013

What an interesting place. The sandy beach and the surrounding area is worth the stop. We enjoyed our stroll through the Carcross desert. Not much for groceries, so bring your own and nothing opens early.

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Thank Marcia D
Whitehorse, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2013

Stand on the beach and imagine thousands of Stampeders in their homemade boats heading off to the Gold fields in the Klondike. bring a scarf as it is almost always windy then wander through Carcross...good way to spend a day...everything is free except the ice cream from the General store

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Whitehorse, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2013

This is a very relaxing walk in the sand. There are birds singing and flowers blooming high on the shore. This a great photo opportunity for the camera buff

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