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Miles Canyon, Whitehorse
(4.7/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web)
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. A visit to Miles Canyon represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Whitehorse trip itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Miles Canyon is a nice piece of nature to walk along the water. The water is very nice in color, azure which is located in a deep, winding Gorge. It is close to the Centre of Whitehorse.Er is also parking.
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  • This was the first hike we did on the first day we arrived in the Yukon! What a great site to see - never seen anything like it before! We were amazed to see that nature as beautiful as this exists in...  more »
  • Visited this location twice in one day. Early in the afternoon went for a hike across the river from the lookout on the ski trails. A little rocky but the views into the canyon were worth it, wow. The...  more »