May 15 - September 13, 2020
- 20 km outside Dawson City.
- Has a 1.7 km interpretive trail and boardwalk to the Klondike River through old-growth forest that wasn’t dredged or cut during the Gold Rush.
- The Hän name for the river, Tr'ondëk, refers to the hammer rock used to drive salmon weir stakes into the mouth of the river.
- There is a rich variety of plant life in the area.
- The gate will remain open after service to this campground has ended. Register your stay (payment not required). Bring your own wood and toilet paper and pack out your garbage.
Campground peak times:
May June July August September
Klondike River Campground map (315.85 KB)
Bear proof garbage bins
Blue bear-proof recycling bins
Bear proof cache
Hand pump or water tank provided
Viewing structures or signage about local cultural and natural history