• Stampeders Hiking the Golden Stair case with heavy packs

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska


Group of Chilkoot Trail Backpackers hiking acroos bridge.

2011 Teacher Ranger Teacher Jaclyn Pace hikes the Chilkoot Trail with local teens and provides lessons on natural and cultural history.


Klondike Gold Rush Rush NHP has selected a Teacher Ranger Teacher for the 2014 season. Please check back in the winter/spring of 2015 for new professional development opportunities.

Did You Know?

Univ. of Washington historic photo: Several men stand near a canvas tent with various camp objects on the ground around them

During the height of the Klondike Gold Rush, Finnegan's Camp on the Chilkoot Trail was a tent city. There were saloons, restaurants and hotels all housed in tents.