If you have chosen Whitehorse as your holiday destination, then you have made the right choice. It’s not only a beautiful place to visit, but there are lots of adventurous activities one can do here. The region is full of ice-capped mountains, lovely valleys and river. The Yukon River is a great place to explore and there are different water activities visitors can do here. If you are looking for the most adventurous experiences, here are some suggestions:
Canoeing in the Yukon River
It can be a breathtaking experience canoeing on the Yukon River. Visitors will see amazing valleys and mountains on either side of the river. The calmness of the water and the cold breeze touching your face will feel amazing. It is easy to find places where outfits and gear is for hire for a good canoeing tour.
Having an enjoyable meal next to the river is one recommendation.
Visitors can go on a horse riding up to the Fish Lake. The journey will be wonderful as there are good tracks and it can be a comfortable experience riding a horse. Most visitors also enjoy the scenic views of Fish Lake and the mountains in the background. Once you have reached the lake, one enjoyable activity sit down on the grass and relax. It’s a short journey from the town, so it won’t be an exhausting undertaking.
Go dog sledding
It is possible to go dog sledding on the snow covered slopes. It’s adventurous and fun. The dogs are friendly and you will have an exhilarating experience without any safety issues. You can go dog sledding both during the days and at night. One positive aspect about dog sledding at night is that you will get to see the northern lights as well.
Visitors can also camp in the wilderness. Many people do so to observe the northern lights. Many chose to do this to have a unique experience away from the crowd. Just make sure that you are well prepared and equipped for the cold weather. You should bring enough food and drinks so that you are comfortable during the camping experience.
There are experienced guides who can help. You will have a safe and amazing experience doing these activities.