Tatchun Lake Campground

Road accessible campground
Registration required: 
Total sites: 
Pull through: 
May 7 to September 30, 2024
Gate open: 
Gate open year-round
Check road conditions and drive carefully on windy gravel road, especially after rain.
Site description: 
  • Tatchun Lake (Tatchän Män) has many small bays, islands and shoreline vegetation to explore by boat.
  • You can get to the dock at the campground by foot only.
  • A short walking trail to a view of the lake begins by the day-use area. 
  • The boat launch is 2 kms west 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
Diving off the dock at Tatchun Lake Campground, Yukon.


Klondike Highway
Highway kilometre: 
Secondary road: 
Frenchman Road
Secondary road kilometre: 
GPS coordinates: 
62.299°N 136.139°W
Map download: 
Tatchun Lake Campground map (199.29 KB)
Site directions: 

The Frenchman Road connects the Robert Campbell Hwy and North Klondike highways; the campground is 9 km from the North Klondike and 42 km from the Robert Campbell.

Services available

Outhouse unisex

Bear proof garbage bins

Picnic tables

Cook shelter

Fire ring

Boat launch

Boat dock

Hiking trails

At least one wheelchair accessible outhouse

Hand pump or water tank provided