• Nine men pose with gear at the Alaska-British Columbia border in the snow

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Outdoor Activities

Modern photo looking from the beach to Taiya Inlet
Smuggler's Cove is a great place to for a picnic rain or shine.
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Ranger Led Tours:
We offer Ranger-led tours in Skagway and Dyea.

Hiking:
Skagway has both shorter day hikes and longer, more challenging hikes. Looking for a multi-day hike? Backpack the Chilkoot Trail!

Camping:
Dyea, AK is a great place to get away and experience the great outdoors. The National Park Service offers guided tours and has a campground in Dyea.

 
A ranger points to building remains in a forest as visitors watch
Ranger led tours of the Dyea townsite show you what remains of a once thriving gold rush community.
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Did You Know?

Modern aerial photo of Skagway showing the blue waters of the Taiya Inlet, snow-capped peaks, and the town in the foreground

Skagway is located at the end of the longest, deepest glacial fjord in North America and is considered the northern most point in Southeast Alaska. Glaciers, and the rugged scenery they leave behind, create the stunning backdrop for your visit to Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park.