White Pass Updates – Travel Advisories

2007 White Pass & Yukon Route Calendar Unveiled

SKAGWAY, AK — Carrying on a century old tradition, White Pass & Yukon Route (WP&YR) has again produced a stunning 24″ X 36″ wall calendar for 2007. For the feature image, WP&YR again commissioned renowned railway artist J. Craig Thorpe, who...

Record Year 2006

Press Release September 27, 2006 SKAGWAY, AK – The White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad (WP&YR) proudly announced today it has ended the 2006 season with a new annual ridership record of 431,249 revenue passengers — breaking last year’s record of 430,037....

Family donates a memorial bench in honor of Allen Arabie

Fulfilling a dream of her late husband Allen, Kathy Arabie took a cruise to Alaska in June 2006. Accompanied by a photo of Allen and five members of her family, the Kathy’s Alaskan cruise honored Allen’s memory and his dream trip. As a permanent legacy for...

Scheduled Service to Carcross in 2007

Press Release July 29, 2006 CARCROSS, YT – The White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad (WP&YR) announced today in Carcross that it will begin scheduled passenger service between Skagway, Alaska and Carcross, Yukon Territory in May 2007. Gary C. Danielson,...

New 2006 Daily Record

Press Release July 20, 2006 SKAGWAY, AK – The White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad (WP&YR) announced that it carried 6,689 passengers on July 19, 2006 breaking the old daily record of 6,410 set just 5 weeks ago on June 14, 2006. Gary C. Danielson, President...