Yukon Alaska Tourist Tours

TRAIN EXCURSIONS

Bennett Scenic Journey

This 120 mile round trip excursion features a forty-five minute layover at Bennett Station, where passengers enjoy a visit to the Bennett Museum and a self-guided walking tour of the historic gold rush town-site. At the end of the layover, passengers will re-board the train and resume their railroading adventure, with lunch served on board.

  • Fares: $234 Adult and $117 Child
  • PASSPORT REQUIRED
  • Boxed lunch included on board between Bennett and Carcross: Hearty turkey sandwich, chips, side and dessert included. Vegetarian and gluten free options upon advance request. Please indicate meal preference in reservation notes.
  • Complimentary Bottled Water
  • Moderate level of activity
  • This train is not equipped with a wheelchair lift

Schedule

  • Available Dates: May 22 – September 9, 2018
  • Tour Duration: 8 Hours
  • Departure Days & Times:
  • 7:45 AM Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday (Train to Carcross, Bus return to Skagway)
  • 9:30 AM Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday (Bus to Carcross, Train return to Skagway)

All times listed are Alaska Time (Rail Time)

Fraser Meadows Steam Excursion

This 54 mile round trip climbs from tidewater at Skagway past the White Pass Summit to Fraser Meadows. The fully narrated tour passes through two tunnels, over sky-high trestles and cascading waterfalls, all while being pulled by one of our historic steam locomotives.

  • Fares: $ Adult and $ Child
  • PASSPORT REQUIRED
  • This train is not equipped with a wheelchair lift
  • Complimentary Bottled Water

Schedule

  • Available: Unavailable in 2018
  • Tour Duration: 4 Hours
  • Departure Times: Thursdays & Fridays at 12:00 PM
  • Monday departure times vary:
    • 8:00 AM Departure:  
    • 12:00 PM Departure:  
  • EXCEPTIONS TO SCHEDULE: Additional Day of Service: 

White Pass Summit Excursion

This forty mile round trip excursion climbs from tidewater at Skagway to the Summit of the White Pass – a 2,885 foot elevation. The fully narrated tour passes through two tunnels, over sky-high trestles and cascading waterfalls. It’s our most popular rail trip!

  • Fares: $125 Adult and $62.50 Child
  • Tour Duration: 3 to 3.5 Hours
  • No passport required
  • All Summit Excursion trains are wheelchair accessible. However, space is limited in lift-equipped cars. Please let us know when reserving your seats if you or anyone in your party will require the lift to get onto the train.
  • Complimentary Bottled Water
  • *Pricing is for tickets purchased in advance of travel. Please book at least 24 hours in advance of travel to receive the price above.

Schedule

  • Available: May 1 – September 26, 2018
  • Departure Times: 8:15 AM & 12:45 PM DAILY
  • Additional departures: 4:30 PM on Tuesdays & Wednesdays (From May 29 – August 29)
  • Limited seating available on the 8:15 AM departure on Wednesdays from May 29 – August 29
  • EXCEPTIONS TO SCHEDULE:

  • No Summit train service on May 4, 6, 7, 11 & 14th; June 4; September 16, 23 & 24th.
  • The 12:45 Summit departure is not available on September 21st.

HIKERS SERVICE

Chilkoot Hikers Service

Available Dates: May 22 – September 9, 2018

ROUTE

DEPARTS / ARRIVES

DAYS AVAILABLE

FARE

ALL TIMES LISTED ARE ALASKA TIME (RAIL TIME).

Bennett to Carcross

11:00 AM AKT / 12:30 PM AKT

Tue/Wed/Thur/Fri/Sun

Adult: $65.00
Child: $32.50

Bennett to Skagway

3:15 PM AKT / 5:30 PM AKT

Tue/Wed/Thurs/Sat/Sun

Adult: $97.00
Child: $48.50

Bennett to Skagway *
(Train/Bus Combo via Carcross)

11:00 AM AKT / 3:30 PM AKT

Friday

Adult: $121.00
Child: $60.50

Bennett to Fraser

3:10 PM AKT / 3:55 PM AKT

Tue/Wed/Thurs/Sat/Sun

Adult: $52.00
Child: $26.00

Bennett to Whitehorse
(Train/Bus Combo via Carcross)

11:00 AM AKT / 5:30 PM AKT

Tue/Wed/Thur/Fri/Sun

Adult: $101.00
Child: $50.50

Parks Canada and the U.S. National Park Service require that all hikers purchase permits to hike the Chilkoot Trail. Reservations are highly recommended.* Denotes trips that cross the border. PASSPORT REQUIRED.

  • This train is not equipped with a wheelchair lift.
  • $25 Fare per Dog
    While we do permit dogs on our Chilkoot Hiker Service trains, we unfortunately are not able to permit dogs on any of our connecting bus services. Exceptions are made for service animals.
  • If you require some or all of your gear to travel without you, you must arrange for someone other than White Pass to take the gear through US/Canadian Customs for you. White Pass is unable to transport unaccompanied freight across the US/Canada border.
     
  • This applies to gear/backpacks/canoes/kayaks that would be traveling south from Bennett to Skagway and also gear/backpacks/canoes/kayaks that would be traveling north from Skagway to Bennett.
  • However, White Pass IS able to transport unaccompanied gear between Carcross and Bennett & Fraser and Bennett, for a fee.
  • If you are sending gear into or out of Bennett, you or someone you designate must load/unload your freight onto the train. White Pass staff is not able to load/unload it for you, nor are we able to store it.
  • Please note that all train reservations should be made through White Pass & Yukon Route and all Chilkoot Trail reservations should be made through Parks Canada.
    • We ask that hikers book their Chilkoot Trail permits first prior to calling WP&YR for their train reservations.

                              

ONE-WAY TRAIN TRIPS

Fraser One Way Service

  • One-way Fares: $89 Adult and $44.50 Child
  • Trip Duration:  1 hour and 45 minutes
  • All Fraser Service trains are wheelchair accessible. However, space is limited in lift-equipped cars. Please let us know when reserving your seats if you or anyone in your party will require the lift to get onto the train.
  • Complimentary Bottled Water
  • PASSPORT REQUIRED

Schedule

  • Available: May 1 – September 26, 2018 Daily
  • NORTHBOUND: Departs from Skagway Depot at 7:40 AM and 12:10 PM
  • SOUTHBOUND: Departs from Fraser, BC at 10:20 AM and 2:45 PM (AK Time)
  • Departures from Skagway at 7:40 AM and 12:10 PM require .5 mile bus transfer to train departure
  • AM Service only on Sundays
  • EXCEPTIONS TO SCHEDULE:
  • No Fraser train service on May 4, 6, 7, 11 & 14th; September 16, 23, 24.

Carcross One Way Service

Departs Skagway, AK or Carcross, Y.T. • 67.5 Miles One Way – 4.75 Hours
All departures stop at Lake Bennett, B.C. Boxed Lunch Included

Available Dates: May 22 – September 9, 2018

 Departs Skagway 7:30 AM Tue/Wed/Thurs/Fri/Sun
Departs Carcross 1:00 PM Tue/Wed/Thurs/Sat/Sun 

Trip Duration: 4.75 Hours

Fares:

$169 Adult and $84.50 Child

Passport required?

Yes, this trip is considered PASSPORT REQUIRED.

ADA Accessible?

No, this train is not equipped with a wheelchair lift.

  • Guests ride in comfortable restored and replica passenger coaches. The tour is fully narrated and has moderate level of activity.
  • Complimentary Bottled Water
  • Boxed Lunch Included

 

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Yukon Alaska Tourist Tours
Ph: 867-668-5944
Fx: 867-668-5947
Office Hours Daily 7:00 AM-11:00 PM
FOR RESERVATION ONLY
(Outside Whitehorse)
1-866-626-7383
Email: info@yatt.ca

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