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Packers on the Chilkoot Pass
A classic shot of packers climbing the Golden Stairs on the Chilkoot Trail in the winter of 1897-1898. Photographer unknown. Source: National Archives of Canada (no copyright restrictions).

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chilkootRe: great

chilkoot

Hasn't voted

It's an amazing piece of history that's been preserved. Have you hiked it? If you have the itch, along with Satterfield's book, check out "Klondike Trail" by Jennnifer Voss. It gives you the info you need to hike the trail and then paddle down the Yukon to Dawson City, which we did last summer.
Posted Aug 8, 2006 12:27 am

TyeDyeTwinsNice 1

TyeDyeTwins

Voted 10/10

Reminds me of the Wasatch Backcountry come winter time. Thanks for posting
Posted Sep 25, 2009 3:07 pm

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chilkootSubmitted by chilkoot
on May 12, 2006 3:00 am

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Object Title: Packers on the Chilkoot Pass

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