Tatchun Lake Campground

Road accessible campground
Region: 
Klondike
Registration required: 
Yes
Total sites: 
20
Pull through: 
0
Serviced: 
May 15 - September 7, 2020
Warning: 
Check road conditions, especially after rain.
Site description: 
  • This undiscovered campground is part of the eastbound undiscovered road trip.
  • Lake Tatchän Män has many small bays, islands and shoreline vegetation.
  • You can get to the dock at the campground by foot.
  • The boat launch is 2 kms away on Frenchman Road.
  • Ancient camps are still used here today by the Little Salmon/Carmacks First Nation to fish whitefish, trap beaver and hunt caribou and moose.
  • 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

Location

Highway: 
Klondike Highway (2)
Highway kilometre: 
382.0
Secondary road: 
Frenchman Road
Secondary road kilometre: 
8.0
GPS coordinates: 
62.299°N 136.139°W
Map download: 
Tatchun Lake Campground map (510.21 KB)
Site directions: 

The Frenchman Road connects the Robert Campbell Hwy and North Klondike Hwy; the campground is more easily access from the North Klondike Hwy.


Services available

Outhouse unisex

Bear proof garbage bins

Picnic tables

Cook shelter

Fire ring

Boat launch

Boat dock

At least one wheelchair accessible outhouse

Hand pump or water tank provided