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Miles Canyon, Whitehorse

4.8
#1 of 10 in Nature in Yukon
Visit the area around the Yukon River and take in the volcanic rock flows at Miles Canyon. The river cuts through the rock at the canyon, giving the best view of volcanic basalts of the area. The canyon offers many biking and hiking trails, which take you along the river and through some picturesque landscapes. Along the paths you'll find some informative signs explaining the geology and history of the area. Be careful walking along the river at night, as there are no guardrails. Plan your Miles Canyon visit and explore what else you can see and do in Whitehorse using our Whitehorse online day trip planner.
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4.8
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  • Lovely spot to go for a day hike, or only if you have an hour. Easiest to get to if you have a car - not sure public transit goes here. Loved the beauty and stillness of the canyon Went on a...  more »
  • This was a nice, easy hike. I think it would be better in summer as we were sharing the cross-country ski trails. People were pleasant and we were able to go on the suspension bridge. There were no...  more »
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  • Very beautiful. Great place to walk around.
  • Awesome hike, very historical. And the views were incredible. We also found a great Cooley to dip our feet in the water. Others were swimming and having a great time as well. Highly recommend this Trail

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