Self-Guided Walking Tours

There are many opportunities to explore the Yukon’s rich and diverse heritage at your own pace!

The Yukon Government has produced walking and driving tours that highlight community and regional history across the Territory.

Audio Walking Tours

Our audio walking tours are easy to download and follow! Just follow these steps:

  • Choose the tour that interests you from the selection below, and add it your iPhone, iPod, or other MP3 player: just click on "Download Audio File".
  • Download the accompanying map and print it off, or pick up a free copy at our office, located in downtown Whitehorse (3126 Third Ave).
  • Put your earbuds in and start walking. Match the number on your map to your audio track, press play, and enjoy!

Whitehorse Memory Walk

Well known Whitehorse personalities share their memories of a wide variety of city locations. Mayor Bev Buckway revisits her childhood, Yukon MP Larry Bagnell chats about the Williams House, and Ione Christenson discusses Whiskey Flats. A wonderful collections of stories that can be equally enjoyed either while taking a stroll along the map route, or curled up in a chair on a snowy afternoon.

Audio Files

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Map

Download Map as a PDF file

 

 

Whitehorse Building Walk

Visit historic buildings and churches, our city hall, and the homes of famous Whitehorse citizens. You’ll see where Pierre Berton was born, T.C. Richards’ entertained and a haunted house inhabited by a mysterious young boy. Narrator: Sunny Patch.

Audio Files

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Map

Download Map as a PDF file

 

 

Whitehorse Art Walk

It’s not all about the Gold Rush — our energetic arts community produces a wealth of public art. Join hometown host, Daniel Ashley, for a scenic waterfront tour discovering sculpture and murals, street art and even a skateboard park! Check out the bonus tracks for more artwork around town.

Audio Files

Subscribe to the audio files podcast | Download audio files individually

Map

Download Map as a PDF file