• Stampeders Hiking the Golden Stair case with heavy packs

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Brochures

Descriptions of Historic Buildings in Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park:

Boss Bakery- opens in a new window

Moore Homestead- opens in a new window

Boas Tailor and Furrier- opens in a new window

Pantheon Saloon and Red Front Building- opens in a new window

Verbauwhede's Cigar Store, Confectionery, and Cribs- opens in a new window

Pacific Clipper Line Office and Hern Liquor Store- opens in a new window

Lynch and Kennedy Haberdashery and Dry Goods Store- opens in a new window

Brochures with information on Dyea, Alaska and the Chilkoot Trail:

Chilkoot Trail - Then and Now (648 KB pdf) - opens a new window

Dyea Walking Tour brochure (pdf) - opens a new window

Slide Cemetery (pdf) - opens in a new window

Did You Know?

Univ. of Washington historic photo showing old street scene with mud streets and tightly packed businesses

At the height of the Klondike Gold Rush, 150 businesses were established in Dyea, Alaska including 48 Hotels and 2 Hospitals. By 1903, Dyea's population was a mere 3. A visit to Dyea today reveals a thriving forest growing over the ghosts of those buildings.