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Chilkoot Charters & Tours

340 - 7th Avenue, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-3400
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340 - 7th Avenue, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-3400
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Reviewed yesterday

Our excursion during a visit to Skagway was the "Yukon Rail and Bus Adventure." Immediately upon meeting our tour guide, Brian (not Bob), we knew that we were in good hands. He had a great sense of humor and was very knowledgeable. He told us...More

Thank scott_b_mo
Reviewed 2 days ago

We chose Chilkoot so we could have two different perspectives of the White Pass trail. We booked the 8:30 AM bus-first trip since I was a little concerned about making it to the 7:30 tour on time. (Note: if you are on a cruise and...More

Thank Beentheredonethat777
Reviewed 5 days ago

We just got back from our first Alaskan cruise last week. We have been on many excursions in the Caribbean but this excursion with Chilkoot Charters and Tours in Skagway was the best excursion we have ever been on. This was a 7 and a...More

Thank lucy2mb
Reviewed 6 days ago

A friend and I booked the Yukon Rail and Bus Tour and were not disappointed. We took the bus up and the train back. Our guide Kevin was entertaining and only a few of his jokes were off colour. He stopped regularly and even repeated...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful time on the Yukon Rail & bus with dog cart experience. Thanks to our driver and guide Kevin for going out of his way to ensure we had a great time. As the only two booked on the tour we got a...More

Thank psav
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Our family of four, two children ages 7 and 9 included, enjoyed this tour very much. Our driver, Mike, was good with commentary and the scenery was incredible. The Caribou Crossing lunch was good (included) and the children enjoyed interacting with the sled dogs. They...More

1  Thank PortCityHeelsFans
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We booked the Yukon Rail & Bus with Dogcart Experience through Chilkoot Charters for our party of 10 in July 2016. Our tour guide, Bruce, was excellent and very informative. He safely drove us up in a pretty comfortable mini-bus from Skagway into British Columbia...More

2  Thank misslyss1220
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The most iconic trip in Skagway is the White Pass 3 foot gauge railroad trip. Pairing this with a tour of the area into the Yukon just is the icing on the cake. We were met right at the dock by our driver and tour...More

5  Thank mandae0428
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Like most, we took this tour from a cruise ship and we were sure happy that we did. Getting teed up off the boat, with so many passengers disembarking in this port was a bit hectic, but once we were settled in for a short...More

5  Thank ROBERT S
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We went on a tour of the Skagway area, including a dog mushing company with lunch. Very personable and informative guide. The dog mushing stop was very good with tasty lunch and a chance to pet the dogs. You can also go for a ride,...More

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We are traveling to alaska in may 2017 and thinking of taking the skagway train ride. However, im terrified of heights. What do you think?
23 April 2017|
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Dave H
This looks like a train trip, but when I click on the Book Now button it takes me to a paige talking about a trip by bus. Very confusing.
3 October 2016|
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Response from JackLosey L | Reviewed this property |
Actually, you can get as many configurations as you want: train to Yukon and train right back, train to Yukon and tour bus further into Yukon, train to Yukon and tour to hike, you get the picture. Give them a call, they are... More
What's the difference between Bennett Scenic Journey and the Yukon Rail and Bus? We want to ride the train, but have plenty of stops to take photos
11 July 2016|
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Response from Grace D | Reviewed this property |
We went thru the chilkoot charters and tours company. A smaller bus was used since there were 14 people on board so it was easier to do stops and in fact when someone saw a bear we just turned around. You don't get that on... More