Gold Rush Cemeteries
Cemeteries are a fascinating way to learn about the people that lived in or passed through an area. There are number of cemeteries in Skagway and Dyea.
Click on the Cemetery below for a list of people buried at that location.
Slide Cemetery: Located in Dyea, AK
Pioneer Cemetery: Skagway, AK on Dyea Road
Gold Rush Cemetery: Skagway, AK near lower Reid Falls
Information provided by the Skagway Historical Society.
Did You Know?
The Canadian government required those going to the Klondike gold fields to bring a year's supply of food with them to avoid starvation during the long Yukon winter. Some of the recommended supplies included 400 pounds of flour, 200 pounds of bacon, and 100 pounds of beans! More...