Coal Creek Dredge
The Coal Creek Dredge is a piece of living history in Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve.
Step back in time and experience the history of mining in Yukon-Charley Rivers by:
- Taking a Self-Guided Dredge Tour (pdf)
- Learning about Yukon River Mining History and Techniques (pdf)
- Re-living and Remembering Life at Coal Creek (pdf)
- Reading about the History of the Coal Creek Dredge
Did You Know?
The Washington Creek steam tractor was used in an effort to transport coal before it was determined that the coal in Yukon-Charley was too soft to be burned by sternwheelers.