Fort Selkirk Historic Site

Backcountry campground
Region: 
Klondike

Location

Km marker: 
Confluence of Yukon and Pelly Rivers
GPS coordinates: 
62.774°N 137.386°W

Services available

Outhouse unisex

Bear proof garbage bins

Picnic tables

Cook shelter

Fire ring

Hiking trails

Hand pump or water tank provided

Viewing structures or signage about local cultural and natural history

Tent pads or sites available via walking trail

Description: 
  • Cultural heritage site co-owned and co-managed by the Selkirk First Nation and Government of Yukon.
  • Designated a Yukon Territorial Heritage Site in 2010.
  • Interpreters provide guided tours of the 1852 settlement.
  • Popular with canoeists. 
  • You don't need a camping permit, but we encourage visitors to sign the register at the Interpreters’ Stone House.