• Artist rendering of Pioneer Square during Klondike Gold Rush

    Klondike Gold Rush - Seattle Unit

    National Historical Park Washington

Outdoor Activities

Pioneer Historic District Walking Tour - up to 90 mins

This leisure-paced walk covers approximately half a mile of sidewalks throughout the Pioneer Square Historic District. This ranger led program covers a variety of topics about Seattle's history and local architecture. This free activity requires no reservations, recommended for ages 12 and above and is limited to 25 individuals. This tour is unavailable to commercial groups. Only offered Thurs - Fri - Sat - Sun starting June 15 through Sept 1, 2014.

Also, we offer free guides for the Trail to Treasure walk. This self-guided walk, which can be done at your own pace, covers sites located throughout Pioneer Square Historic District.

 

 

Geocaching

If you're just getting started in geocaching or an old pro at finding geocaches, here's an opportunity to participate in this growing sport.

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park currently offers a single virtual geocaching activity. It should only take 45 minutes and involves search around Pioneer Square Historic District. More...

 

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Did You Know?

Did You Know? 3000 pack animals died on the White Pass Trail

Over 3000 pack animals perished during the winter of 1897-98 on the White Pass Trail between Skagway and the Canadian border.