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Whitehorse: Full-Day Takhini River Canoe Trip

Product ID: 218286
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Immerse yourself in Canadian wilderness and admire the vast landscapes of the Yukon while paddling through crystal clear waters and enjoying the thrill of some very short but fun rapids along the way.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Experience the thrill of some short but very fun rapids
  • Lookout for wildlife along the way
  • Immerse yourself in the stunning Canadian landscape
Full description
After meeting your guide, travel from Whitehorse towards Kusawa Lake and admire the stunning scenery all around you along the way as you pump yourself up for the adventure ahead. 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.

Paddle around for about an hour through some fairly calm waters, and marvel at the breathtaking views of the Yukon. Then comes the Jaws of Death, a series of short but extremely fun rapids.

After the rapids, enjoy lunch on the shore and re-energise from your adventure. Lunch will either be sandwiches or a BBQ, depending on the fire ban at the time. Following lunch, experience some calmer waters and enjoy some more amazing scenery as you travel through the Ibex Valley, keep your eyes peeled to the shore, water, and sky, as one never knows what wildlife might appear.
  • Safety gear such as PFD and Helmet
  • One canoe for 2 guests
  • Lunch
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

On the Alaska Highway KM 1442.5 turn right onto Husky Trail and follow the gravel road all the way to the end where you fill find a lodge and a dog yard

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Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
• Your clothing might get wet