White Pass Updates – Travel Advisories
Alaska Train Excursion: Summit - Skagway, Alaska
Alaska Train Excursion: Summit - Skagway, Alaska

White Pass Summit Excursion

Experience this unique railroad that symbolizes accomplishment in adventure and pioneering – of triumph over challenge.

Relax in vintage passenger coaches as you retrace the original route to the White Pass Summit, passing Bridal Veil Falls, Inspiration Point and Dead Horse Gulch. Enjoy a breathtaking panorama of mountains, glaciers, gorges, waterfalls, tunnels, trestles and historic sites. See the original Klondike Trail of ‘98 worn into the rocks, a permanent tribute to the thousands of souls who passed this way in search of fortune.


Tour Duration: 2.5 – 2.75 Hours

40 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:

April 26 – October 8, 2022*

  • Morning and Afternoon departures available. Please contact the White Pass Reservation Office at 1-800-343-7373 for reservations.
  • Various tour departure times available by phone reservation only.
  • All times listed are Alaska time (rail time).
  • Book early to secure your seat!

* Schedule Exceptions: No service available April 27, 28, 29; May 8; September 23, 25, 29; October 1, 2, 3, 7.

The White Pass Summit Excursion will resume for the 2022 operating season.

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.