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Alaska Summit Excursion - Skagway Shore Excursion

Journey to Inspiration Point

Experience this unique railroad that symbolizes accomplishment in adventure and pioneering – of triumph over challenge.
Step aboard the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad and back in time to the Klondike Gold Rush of 1898. Relax in vintage passenger coaches as you retrace the start of the Trail of 98’ just like the gold seekers did over 125 years ago. This 2.5 hour long rail excursion to Inspiration Point, Mile 17, includes tales of frontier Alaska, the gold rush and what life is like our small town of Skagway along with can’t miss scenery and photo opportunities. Let us show you why the railroad is known as the “Scenic Railway of the World”.
Tour Duration: 2.5 Hours

36.6 miles ROUND TRIP

The route you will take on the Summit Excursion

No passport required

Complimentary Bottled Water

         This excursion is wheelchair accessible. However, space is limited in lift-equipped cars. Please let us know when reserving your seats if you or anyone in your party will require the lift to get onto the train

Excursion Schedule:

October 6, 8, 9, 12, 14, 15, 16, 22, 23, 2024.

  • Please contact the White Pass Reservation Office at 1-800-343-7373 for reservations.
  • All times listed are Alaska time (rail time).
  • Book early to secure your seat!

Train Amenities Include:

  • Complimentary water
  • Restrooms in every train car
  • Lift access on most tours
  • 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.