Tombstone Mountain Campground

Road accessible campground
Region: 
North Yukon
Serviced: 
May 15 - September 13, 2020
Total sites: 
48
Pull through: 
1
Campground peak times: 
May June July August September

Location

Km marker: 
72 Dempster Highway
GPS coordinates: 
64.507°N 138.221°W
Map download: 
Tombstone Mountain Campground map (461.25 KB)

Services available

Outhouse unisex

Bear proof garbage bins

Blue bear-proof recycling bins

Picnic tables

Cook shelter

Fire ring

Bear proof cache

Hiking trails

At least one wheelchair accessible outhouse

Hand pump or water tank provided

Viewing structures or signage about local cultural and natural history

Interpretive centre

Group campsite

Tent pads or sites available via walking trail

Outdoor ampitheatre

Description: 
  • Often used as a base for travellers driving the Dempster Highway or going into Tombstone Territorial Park.
  • Arrive early. It can fill up quickly.
  • A short trail goes to the Tombstone Interpretive Centre. The centre is open 7 days a week from late May to mid-September. It offers free interpretive walks, talks and special events. The schedule is posted on site.
  • Several hiking trails begin at or near the campground.
    • A 1 km, wheelchair-accessible interpretive trail leads from the interpretive centre to a beaver pond.
    • A loop from the campground through the tundra.
    • A trail along the banks of the North Klondike River.
  • Grab a copy of the park brochure for more information on day-hikes and routes.
  • The gate will remain open after service to this campground ends. Register your stay (payment not required). Bring your own wood and toilet paper. Pack out garbage.