Chilkoot Trail Maps

Profile of Chilkoot Trail elevation relative to mile (kilometer) markers

The Chilkoot Trail spans multiple environmental zones and has dramatic increases in elevation. 

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Having a good map is an important part of preparing for and hiking the Chilkoot Trail. Our overview map (JPG 1 MB file) will give you an idea on what to expect.

Additional maps and guides are available through Alaska Geographic.

Campgrounds on the Chilkoot Trail

On the U.S. side of the Chilkoot Trail there are four developed campgrounds along the trail and one at the trailhead in Dyea. Information and maps of the campground are provided with the links below:

  • Dyea Campground (PDF 652KB) is located roughly ¼mi from the trailhead.
  • Finnegan's Point (PDF 5.3 MB) is mile 4.8/ km 7.7 km from the Chilkoot Trailhead
  • Canyon City (PDF 5.5 MB) is at mile 7.5/km 12.1
  • Pleasant Camp (PDF 5.3 MB) is at mile 10.5/km 16.9
  • Sheep Camp (PDF 10.1 MB) is the last campground before Chilkoot Pass at mile 13/km 20.9


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