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Caribou Crossing Trading Post, Carcross

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Natural History Museum Farm
Check out Yukon's premiere wildlife gallery at Caribou Crossing Trading Post, where you can view realistic displays of animals from the past and present. See animals like the Saiga antelope, which lived in the area until 12,000 years ago, or the wooly mammoth. Animals from present day include lynx, wolverines, and a polar bear. In addition to a museum, the attraction also offers activities like dog cart rides, a petting farm, and a highly praised cafe and BBQ lunch. For Caribou Crossing Trading Post and beyond, use our Carcross tour planner to get the most from your Carcross vacation.
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  • We stopped here on a day trip to Car Ross. This is well set up for tourists, with a little of everything, from a small museum and gift shop to a petting farm and food. This is the tourist part. They a...  more »
  • This is one of only two refreshment stops in this remote area of The Yukon. There are 2 restaurants, a nice taxidermy collection, gift shop, and alpacas, huskies with sled dog rides.  more »
  • This was a great stop with various activities. I'm an animal lover, and was able to hold a husky puppy, interact with full grown huskies & feed donkeys and alpacas. The dog sled ride is a must do - it...  more »
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  • Great amenities. Wonderful atmosphere and friendly people. Food is okay, nothing uniquely Canadian. No wifi that's apparent.
  • Well organized. Nice to see the Alaskan Huskies puppies!
  • Very interesting place to visit..dog sledding, petting, zoo, cafe, museum, ice-cream parlour, very friendly people.
  • Neat little place to stop. Our tour guide stopped here for lunch- Baked potatoes, dhal and rice. Kids went on a sled ride and got to pet the puppies.
  • Great place, friendly staff. The buildings feel pretty authentic and the exhibits are very well laid out.

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