• Nine men pose with gear at the Alaska-British Columbia border on the trail

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska


Skagway Historic District (23kb PDF file)

Dyea Townsite (50kb GIF file)

Skagway Area Map (20kb PDF file)

Klondike Routes (312kb PDF file)

Seattle in 1898 (25kb PDF file)

Did You Know?

historic photo of four men leaning over a sluicebox looking into it for gold

Most of those who went on the Klondike Gold Rush found no gold at all! By the time the gold seekers reached the gold fields of Dawson City, Yukon Territory, most of the good stakes had already been claimed.