Headlines screamed "Gold!" The dream of a better life catapulted thousands of people to Alaska and the Yukon Territory. Their journey shaped them, and changed the people they encountered and the north forever. Today, the park remembers the trails, boomtowns, and stories of the Klondike Gold Rush. Read More
Retrace the Steps of the Last Grand Adventure- The Klondike Gold Rush
Women of the gold rush
Courageous women from all walks of life joined the Klondike Gold Rush of 1897-98.
Buffalo Soldiers of Company L
Learn about the three years Company L, a unit of black soldiers, spent serving their country in Southeast Alaska.
Early Chilkoot Expeditions
Some of the early expeditions that crossed the Chilkoot Trail and helped it become a critical gold rush route.
Plan your time in Skagway
Whether you have a few hours or a few days get started planning your visit to Skagway!
Last updated: May 1, 2019