Chilkoot Trail permit fees are collected to offset the cost of trail maintenance and information services. From approximately June 1 - September 5, permits are required on the Chilkoot Trail. For other dates, please register your itinerary at park headquarters (2nd & Broadway).
2013 BACKCOUNTRY PERMIT FEES
PERMITS ARE REQUIRED TO HIKE THE CHILKOOT TRAIL FROM JUNE-SEPTEMBER
For reservations and registration information call Parks Canada: 1-867-667-3910 or toll free from Canada and the U.S. 1-800-661-0486. Please be advised that prices for trail permits change annually. Check in the spring to get prices for the upcoming summer season.
Did You Know?
The White Pass Trail of Klondike Gold Rush NHP earned infamy as the "Dead Horse Trail." Over 3,000 horses died there as inexperienced gold seekers struggled to reach the Klondike. "The horses died like mosquitoes in the first frost, and from Skagway to Bennett they rotted in heaps." -Jack London