Grizzly Lake Trail closed

 The Grizzly Lake Trail in Tombstone Territorial Park is closed until further notice due to potential for human - wildlife conflict in the area.

Backcountry campgrounds

Territorial parks and campgrounds open June 4

Backcountry camping facilities in Tombstone Territorial Park remain closed until further notice.

The opening of territorial parks and campgrounds was postponed to protect the public, staff and communities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

See parks and campgrounds COVID-19 updates for more information on what this means for using Government of Yukon campgrounds and recreation sites during the closure and after the opening.

About Government of Yukon backcountry campgrounds and recreation sites

We maintain 10 backcountry campgrounds, 2 day-use backcountry recreation areas and one cabin accommodation. These sites have limited facilities and can be accessed by foot, air or water.

Camping season

Camping season for backcountry sites is generally late June to mid-September, subject to terrain, wildlife and weather conditions. Some may be accessible in winter. Special restrictions apply for the Tombstone backcountry sites.

Reservations, registrations and permits

Limited facilities

Yukon's backcountry campgrounds and recreation area facilities are limited. Check the facilities and requirements for the site you're interested in to help you plan your trip.

Campgrounds and recreation sites