Yukon River Expeditions - Must Brings


Miscellaneous

  • Travel documentation (water proofed)
  • Spending money (spending in Whitehorse and Dawson City)
  • Small day backpack/ preferred dry bag (10 to 20 litres)
  • Large dry bag or barrel (60 - 80 litres) to hold your gear
  • Sleeping bag – minus 5/10 temperature bag (compactable and comfortable – covers full body)
  • Therma-rest to sleep on (compactable)
  • Head lamp with extra batteries
  • Stuff sacks for clothing and personal items (this will go into your 60L- 80L bag or barrel)
  • Towels –2 quick dry
  • Sunglasses
  • Whistle and pocket knife
  • Reading/writing material  
  • Medication in water proof bag (2 of everything is case of damage or loss of medication during trip)
  • Two 1 litre water bottles
  • Braces (knees, ankles) if required to assist with being mobile

Travel Size

  • Comb/Brush
  • Toothbrush & toothpaste
  • Soap
  • Sun Block
  • Bug Repellent
  • Feminine Hygiene Products
  • Eye Care (if required)
  • Aloe Vera Cream
  • Personal First Aid Kit
  • Nail Clippers
  • Moisturizer

Clothing

  • Rain Jacket/Gore-tex Jacket  
  • Warm Jacket/Fleece (quick dry)
  • 1 pair of hikers or Blundstones/Gumboots
  • Outdoor sandals with back strap
  • Underwear (7-9 pairs)
  • Socks (3 -6 wool or quick dry)
  • Shorts – quick dry (1-2)
  • Long pants (1-2 pair of quick dry)  - no jeans
  • Long johns (2 pair)
  • Long sleeved shirts (2-3 quick dry)
  • T-Shirts (4-5)
  • Swimming suit
  • Sun hat & winter toque
  • Winter gloves/water gloves

Optional

  • Camera
  • Go Pro
  • Journal
  • PFD & Paddle
  • Waterproof stuff sacks
  • Cell Phone
  • Watch
  • Fishing rod
  • Night vision glasses
  • City clothes for or in town
  • Camp chair
  • Yoga mat
  • Nail clippers
  • Personal first aid kit
  • Compact pillow

Do not Bring

  • Portable video games
  • Narcotics
  • Big bulky clothes
  • Cotton Track Pants
  • Inappropriate clothing
  • After Shave
  • Cologne/Perfume
  • Make-Up
  • Hair Dryer or Hair Products
  • Anything that requires electricity to operate

Women in Leadership - Yukon Expedition

 Women in leadership Yukon expedition
Date: August 9th to August 19, 2018
Ages: 18 years and over (women only)
Price: $2,400 CDN plus 5% tax.

Early Bird Price: (Before January 30th, 2018): $1,800.00 CDN plus 5% tax.

Includes: instruction and expedition support, food, accommodation, most camping gear, Whitehorse airport pick-up and drop-off, and canoes during the trip. Does not include flight, personal extras, and some optional activities.

Locations: Whitehorse, Takhini Hot Springs, Yukon River and Dawson City

Adult Yukon Sky (10 Days)

 Adult Yukon Sky Expedition
Date: June 1 to 10 2018
Ages: 18 + years (co-ed)
Price: $2,400 CDN plus 5% tax.

Early Bird Price: (Before January 30th, 2018): $1,800.00 CDN plus 5% tax.

Includes: instruction, food, accommodation, most camping gear, Whitehorse airport pick-up and drop-off, and canoes during the trip. Does not include flight, fishing license, personal extras, and some optional activities.

Locations: Whitehorse, Takhini Hot Springs, Yukon River and Dawson City

 

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