White Pass Updates – Travel Advisories

Bennett Camping Adventure

The Bennett Camping Adventure is an amazing opportunity to visit a special and historic site that once was home to nearly 10,000 people during the height of the Klondike Gold Rush. Accessible only via train, plane, boat or by hiking the Chilkoot Trail, Bennett, BC, is an stunningly beautiful spot along the WP&YR rail line where campers can kick back and enjoy the peace and quiet in the heart of the northern wilderness.

  • Escape for an outdoor adventure in your own backyard!

  • Purchase a boxed lunch with your reservation!

  • $20 USD includes a hearty turkey sandwich, sides and dessert.

  • Looking for a longer trip? Check with Parks Canada for ways to customize your trip length!

  • Bring your kayak/canoe $30

Available Dates: June 1 – September 18, 2021

ADVANCED PURCHASE REQUIRED!


Southbound – Carcross to Bennett

Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sun: Departs 1:00 PM AKST / Arrives 2:30 PM AKST


Northbound – Bennett to Carcross

Tue/Wed/Thu/Sat/Mon: Departs 11:00 AM AKST / Arrives 12:30 PM AKST


ALL TIMES LISTED ARE ALASKA TIME (RAIL TIME)

For more information regarding the Chilkoot Trail and making trail reservations for the upcoming summer, please contact:
Parks Canada
205 -300 Main St.
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2B5
Canada
800-661-0486
867-393-6701 Fax
Parks Canada – Chilkoot Trail National Historic Site

For Chilkoot Trail Information & Map:
Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park & Trail Center
907-983-2921

Please be advised, the White Pass & Yukon Route Railway tracks and right-of-way are private property. Should you elect to hike out, please be aware that you are proceeding at your own risk and must stay well off the railway bed and tracks.

Train Amenities Include:

  • Complimentary water
  • Restrooms in every train car
  • All Aboard Magazine
  • Knowledgeable onboard guides

Fine Print:

* Pricing is for tickets purchased in advance of travel. Please book at least 24 hours in advance of travel to receive the price above.

† Schedule is subject to change without notice.