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  2. Yukon
  3. Whitehorse

Whitehorse: 5 Night Takhini River Canoe Camping Trip

Product ID: 218745
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Immerse yourself in Canadian wilderness and spend three full days paddling down the Takhini River in Whitehorse and camping in the stunning natural surroundings.
About this activity
Duration 5 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German

Pick-up service

If customer stays in a hotel please wait in lobby AT the airport we will have a sign with their name when they get off the plane
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Connect with nature while floating down the river
  • Feel the thrill of some fun and short rapids along the way
  • Admire some of the most amazing landscapes you ever seen
  • Step back in time and relax at your own personal rustic cabin
Full description
The tour starts with a step back in time to a simpler lifestyle as you settle into your personal cabin for the trip. Make yourself at home in your cozy cabin, made all the more comfortable by a heated wooden stove. There is no plumbing or electricity in the cabin, which gives you the chance to really connect with nature and escape from the stresses of normal life. All amenities are just a short walk from the cabin at the nearby main lodge, where dinner is also served.

Your first day starts with a delicious breakfast at the main lodge followed by a gear check before heading out to Kusawa Lake. Along the drive, admire the stunning scenic views all around you, and pump yourself up for the adventure that awaits. Once at the lake, your guide will provide a brief instruction on what to do and not to do on the journey before you're paired 2 guests per canoe. Spend the day paddling around the lake into the Takhini River, and encounter some short and exciting rapids surrounded by breathtaking scenery.

Once you’ve spent the day paddling around the waters it’s time to head back to camp and settle in for dinner, served around the campfire. Share stories with your friends and the other guests and listen to tales of the area with your bellies full. Then head to your cabin for a restful night’s sleep before the busy day ahead.

The next two days begin with the smell of freshly brewed coffee and a hearty bacon breakfast. Head down the river for another adventure, and keep your eyes peeled to the shore, water, and sky, as one never knows what wildlife might appear. Once again before it gets dark, stop at campsite number two for some good food and stories around the campfire. On the last day, enjoy a morning of paddling back to the main lodge, where there’s time to revisit your cabin and freshen up with a hot shower before enjoying your last meal and heading back to Whitehorse the next day.
Includes
  • Airport pick up and drop off
  • All meals for the duration of the tour
  • 2 nights accommodation in a cabin
  • 3 nights camping along the trail
  • Camping gear
  • Sleeping bag
  • Safety gear
  • canoe per 2 guest
  • Non alcoholic beverages
What’s Not Included
  • Travel insurance
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Personal hygienic items
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Rain gear
Not allowed
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommend for people with limited mobility
• Extended time spent sitting or kneeling down low in a canoe
• You will sleep in the outdoors for 3 nights
• You must wear your life jacket at all times while on the water