Alaska and the Yukon: The Next Adventure

Kelsey Breseman
6 min readJul 12, 2018

I’m leaving tomorrow for two months in Alaska and the Yukon– a Klondike adventure.

Back in the 1890s, fortune-seekers took over a year getting to the Klondike: a boat voyage from Seattle, an arduous mountain trek, winter building a boat in the Yukon, and a final paddle downriver to the gold fields.

The full Klondike Gold Rush route from Seattle (with a small detour to the ancestral lands)