Five Mile Lake Recreation Site

Recreation site (day use only)
Silver Trail
May 15 - September 7, 2020
Gate open:  
May 15 - September 7, 2020
Site description: 
  • The water in the nearby lake is warmer than most in Yukon, making it a popular swimming hole.
  • The campground and nearby recreation site are situated on the lakefront under a dense cover of black and white spruce and willow.
  • An easy 5 km trail jogs around the lake and connects the 2 sites.
  • Many campers make a trip to Keno from here.
Still lake


Silver Trail (11)
Highway kilometre: 
GPS coordinates: 
63.65336°N 135.8766°W
Map download: 
Five Mile Lake campground (918.71 KB)

Services available

Outhouse unisex

Bear proof garbage bins

Blue bear-proof recycling bins

Picnic tables

Fire ring

Hiking trails


At least one wheelchair accessible outhouse

Sandy or cobble beach within short walking distance

Swimming area or dock. No lifeguard