Yukon Territory

Northern Wildlife

Bears

There are many more bear pictures on my Bearing it all page

Grizzly Cub
Grizzly cub alongside the Alaska Highway - July 2012

Grizzly sow with cub
Mama grizzly with her other cub (the one above is also her cub) - July 2012

Grizzly
Grizzly along the Alaska Highway in Yukon - June 2014 - see more of this bear here

Glacier Bear in the Ibex Valley, Yukon ??
Glacier Bear alongside the Alaska Highway in Yukon

Grizzly Bear
Grizzly along the Alaska Highway - June 2014

Black Bear
Black bear - August 2012

Lynx

See more of these Lynx on the page for the day we saw them including video of their hissing

Lynx having a spat
Lynx having a hissy fit

Lynx sitting in the sun in winter snow
Sitting quietly in the sunshine

Lynx looking at the photographer
Giving the photographer the feline evil eye

Moose

Moose in a pond
Cow moose in a pond alongside the Alaska Highway - May 2015

Cow moose again
Same cow moose as above - May 2015

Cow Moose
Cow moose in the shrubs alongside Top of the World Highway in Yukon - September 2010

Moose and two calves - Alaska Highway
Cow moose with two calves along the Alaska Highway - March 2013

Moose
Moose with her calf - November 2014

Cow Moose with calves
Cow moose and her calf along the Taylor Highway in Alaska - July 2011

Wood Bison

Bison along Alaska Highway in British Columbia
Bison along the Alaska Highway in British Columbia - August 2010

Young bison along Alaska Highway in British Columbia
Young bison napping in the sun near the Alaska Highway in British Columbia - August 2010

Bison
Along the Alaska Highway in northern B.C. - July 2012

Bison seeking nutrition along the Alaska Highway near the Yukon/B.C. border - March 2013
Bison seeking nutrition along the Alaska Highway near the Yukon/B.C. border - March 2013

Bison seeking nutrition along the Alaska Highway near the Yukon/B.C. border - March 2013
Bison seeking nutrition along the Alaska Highway near the Yukon/B.C. border - March 2013

Elk

 I have many pictures of elk on their own page and video of elk bugling in September 2015.

Bull elk beside the AK Hwy
Bull elk during one of my early morning drives - 3 Sept 2015

Elk
Bull Elk from the Takhini herd along the Alaska Highway, northwest of Whitehorse - October 2013

Elk
Bull and Cow Elk alongside the Alaska Highway in the Ibex Valley in Yukon - October 2013

Elk
Bull elk alongside the Alaska Highway in Yukon - October 2013

Elk
Two elk along the Alaska Highway, west of Whitehorse - October 2013

Caribou - Reindeer

Caribou
Caribou alongside the Alaska Highway in Alaska - March 2014

Yukon Caribou at Yukon Wildlife Preserve
Caribou losing its winter coat at Yukon Wildlife Preserve - July 2012

Caribou in Denali National Park, Alaska
Caribou in Denali National Park, Alaska - September 2010 

Stone Sheep

Dall Sheep

Dall Sheep
Dall Sheep near Kluane Lake - March 2014

Dall sheep
Dall Sheep on the Alaska Highway alongside Kluane Lake - March 2014

Dall Sheep
Many Dall Sheep on the Alaska Highway beside Kluane Lake - March 2014

Dall Sheep
More sheep! At the base of Sheep Mountain in Yukon - September 2011

Dall Sheep in Yukon, Canada
Dall Sheep in Yukon - July 2012

Dall Sheep in Yukon - July 2012
A unique perspective of a wise old Dall Sheep - July 2012

Fannin Sheep

Fannin Sheep
Fannin Sheep near Faro YT - May 2013

Fannin Sheep
Fannin Sheep near Faro YT - May 2013

Thinhorn Sheep

Thinhorn Sheep
Thinhorn Sheep in British Columbia - July 2012

Thinhorn sheep
Thinhorn Sheep in northern British Columbia - July 2012

Mountain Goat

Mountain Goat at Yukon Wildlife Preserve
Mountain Goats at Yukon Wildlife Preserve - July 2012

Mule Deer

Mule Deer Fawn in Yukon
Mule Deer Fawn in Yukon - July 2012

Mule Deer buck in Yukon
Mule Dear in Yukon - July 2012

Deer
Mule Deer - July 2014

Wolf

Wolf in Yukon
Wolf along the Alaska Highway west of Whitehorse - June 2015

Wolf
The same wolf as above on the same morning

Wolf in Denali National Park, Alaska
The back end of a wolf is better than no wolf at all!  This in Denali National Park...

Coyote

This coyote was trotting alongside the Alaska Highway in Yukon.  It kept moving quickly so it was difficult to get a good photograph!

Coyote in Yukon
Coyote - November 2012

Coyote in Yukon

Fox

Fox
Pair of foxes along the Alaska Highway - February 2013

Arctic Fox changing color in spring
Arctic Fox changing to summer coat from winter coat - July 2012

Red Fox near Dawson City, Yukon - July 2011
Red fox at the Yukon River Campground near Dawson City, Yukon - July 2011

Fox in Denali National Park, Alaska
Fox eating lunch (ground squirrel?) in Denali National Park, Alaska - September 2010

Other Cute Fuzzies

Squirrel - Yukon
Red Squirrel near Whitehorse, Yukon - July 2011

Red Squirrel
Red Squirrel near Whitehorse, Yukon - July 2011

Snowshoe Hard in the yard
Snowshoe Hare - May 2015

Snowshoe hare eating
Another picture of a Snowshoe Hare - May 2015

Porcupine
Okay, not so soft & fuzzy, but kind of cute from a distance!

Porcupine in a willow tree

Birds - see my Birds page