Yukon Sights by Sue Thomas

Boya Lake, Cassiar Hwy to Whitehorse YT

8 September 2017 - Friday

The sunrise was lovely this morning. Boya Lake was calm.

Sunrise at Boya Lake
Sunrise on Boya Lake on the Cassiar Highway in British Columbia

After our morning dog walk we decided to hit the road and head back home to Yukon.

Driving north on the Cassiar Hwy
Heading north on the Cassiar Highway

The sky was clear and blue!

Northbound Cassiar Highway
Driving north through an area that had burned

Distance sign on Cassiar Hwy
78 km to the Alaska Highway and 510 km to Whitehorse

Heading north on the Cassiar Highway
Continuing north on the Cassiar Highway

Wildlife sign on the Cassiar Hwy
Watch for Caribou

We stopped for a break at a recreation site along the Cassiar Highway and by the Dease River.

Dog walk by river
Walking the dogs by the Dease River

RVs on the Cassiar Highway
North end of the Cassiar Highway was narrow in places and didn't have paint lines

Nearing Yukon on the Cassiar Highway
km 720 on the Cassiar Highway - sign for Leaving British Columbia

Crossing Yukon border on the Cassiar Hwy
Crossing the border from British Columbia into Yukon

Junction 37 on the Alaska Hwy
Junction 37 where the Cassiar Highway junctions with the Alaska Highway

Sign at Junction 37 & Alaska Hwy
Sign at Junction 37

Wildlife sign on the Alaska Hwy in Yukon
km 1012 northbound on the Alaska Highway - watch for caribou

Northbound on the Alaska Hwy
km 1024 northbound

Big Creek campground on the Alaska Highway
Sign for Big Creek Campground at about km 1041

Approaching Teslin Yukon
km 1052 northbound

Teslin sign on the Alaska Highway
Approaching Teslin

Teslin Bridge on the Alaska Highway
view at km 1242 Alaska Highway

Teslin crossing in Yukon
Teslin bridge in 2017

Johnson's Crossing in Yukon, Alaska Hwy
Johnsons Crossing over the Teslin River at about km 1295

Jakes Corner on the Alaska Hwy
Jakes Corner near km 1342

Whiehorse and Alaska Highway
Approaching Whitehorse

Arrived home. Relaxed for a few days while deciding where to go next.

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