Explore the Chilkoot Trail
"The Meanest 33 Miles of History"
The Chilkoot Trail has a colorful history
More than 30,000 men, women, and children climbed up the daunting Golden Stairs during the Klondike Gold Rush. Carrying enough supplies to sustain them for a year, they struggled up the rough trail and over the summit surviving cold, northern winters and exhaustion.
Experience the Chilkoot Trail through photographs
Did You Know?
The Chilkoot Trail Artist in Residence program invites artists to spend two weeks on the Chilkoot Trail. This unique opportunity allows artists to create artwork and share stories with park visitors of how the setting inspires their compositions. More...