White Pass Summit and Yukon Suspension Bridge (Haines)
This small group tour is a wonderful way to view the stunning scenery of the White Pass and the surrounding area with a local guide and to experience the amazing Tutshi River below the Yukon Suspension Bridge.
Begin with a short tour through historic Skagway as your guide makes your way toward the Chillkoot Mountains The dramatic scenery of the White Pass summit soon surrounds you. This is a wonderland of impressive peaks, azure lakes and stunted forests.
The pace is unhurried and you will have ample time to enjoy the view with stops at choice scenic locations.
Venture out on the Yukon suspension bridge to get stunning views of the turbulent waters of the Tutshi River below.
Learn the about Gold Rush history and the natural history of the area. Walk along the boardwalk and immerse yourself in the miniature world of alpine wildflowers.
The tour will return to Skagway with optional stops at the Gold Rush Cemetery and Lower Reid Falls where a short nature walk through the forest takes you to the base of Lower Reid Falls. The water drops over one hundred feet as it pours out of the forested granite mountainside above
- Passports are required for this trip.
- Participants must be in good general health.
Trip Activities: Guided drive, walking
Duration: About 3 hours including transportation
Tour Operator Provides: Transportation from/to the cruise ship harbor.
You Bring: Shoes suitable for walking in the forest and a hooded, weather-resistant jacket.