May 15 - September 7, 2020
Campground peak times:
May June July August September
193 Dempster Highway
Engineer Creek Campground map (681.71 KB)
Bear proof garbage bins
Blue bear-proof recycling bins
Bear proof cache
Viewing structures or signage about local cultural and natural history
- Lies below Sapper Hill, a collection of dolomite cliffs. The route to the cliffs is a popular day hike.
- Sapper is the nickname for army engineers and the hill is named in honour of the Third Royal Canadian Army Engineers who constructed the Ogilvie Bridge.
- The Gwich'in name Chü Akan means "beaver house mountain." It refers to a story about ancient giant beavers in the area.
- You can often see peregrine falcons and golden eagles at the cliffs.