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S.S. Klondike

Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
+1 867-336-2733
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Beautiful Big Boat

Interesting but not worth an extended visit. Good job of restoration but other than photo op not... read more

Reviewed yesterday
The2TravelingFools
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Seattle, Washington
Must See

The S.S. Klondike is a definite must see. The largest remaining stern wheeler in the Northwest... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
wigsy
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Hamilton Ontario Canada
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Whitehorse, Yukon, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Interesting but not worth an extended visit. Good job of restoration but other than photo op not much to do and see.

Thank The2TravelingFools
Reviewed 3 days ago

The S.S. Klondike is a definite must see. The largest remaining stern wheeler in the Northwest. Parks Canada has done an excellent job of restoring the ship to its mid twentieth century grandeur. One of only 3 remaining River Boats in the Yukon and Northwestern...More

Thank wigsy
Reviewed 5 days ago

It is free and you get a video showing the history of the Yukon River. Self guided tour around the ship.

Thank Jean W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The SS Klondike is the last of the huge sternwheelers that ran the rivers of the Yukon during the gold rush. Now a historic site, on the banks of the river. If you are interested in the history, there is lots to see on the...More

Thank Poul O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Returned to its former glory - lots of cool display items. Staff were there to answer questions (very informed) and a good film before hand.

Thank BuffaloLake
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It;s nice to walk around outside of this boat along the Yukon River. It's good to know what look like inside through outside of window.

1  Thank pldj m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It costs nothing to tour this early 1900s paddlewheel ship, used to carry silver ore from Keno to Whitehorse during the early mining days. Get a sense of how life was during the gold rush by first watching an 18 minute movie out in the...More

1  Thank wendyoes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is really interesting. You can watch a good film to understand the history. The ship is impressive.

1  Thank Anne1617
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent around 45 minutes, went around the entire ship. They have kept the place clean yet rustic, portraying the gold rush days. It's nice.

1  Thank AGeeKay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you go to Whitehorse, of course you should visit the S.S. Klondike! It's a big part of the history of the area. And it's close to a lovely park that even has a spray park for kids which is pretty fun on a hot...More

1  Thank bibi569
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1rosebud_13
1 May 2017|
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Response from KenV48 | Reviewed this property |
i think it was $5.00 each.. the top floor is not acessable due to a dangorous ladder.. it is History at its best.
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