Yukon Sights by Sue Thomas

Afternoon trip to Kluane Lake, Yukon

22 February 2014 - Saturday

Perfect day for a drive to Kluane Lake! Not a cloud to be seen anywhere!

Alaska Highway - Haines Junction
From the rest area just east of Haines Junction, looking towards the Kluane Ranges

Alaska Highway
Approaching Haines Junction northbound

Alaska Highway - Alsek valley
The valley through which the Alsek River runs, seen north of Haines Junction

Alaska Highway near Haines Junction
Just north of Haines Junction, looking north

Alaska Highway with snow
Heading northward out of Haines Junction

Alaska Highway northbound
Continuing northward

Alaska Highway - Kluane Lake
On the Alaska Highway approaching Kluane Lake

Alaska Highway - kluane lake
Looking across Kluane Lake towards Sheep Mountain and the Kluane Ranges

Silver City - Kluane area
Silver City cabin

Alaska Highway
Collapsing lodge at Silver City

Silver City
Silver City

Kluane Lake and Alaska Highway
Kluane Lake and Sheep Mountain

Alaska Highway and Kluane lake
Sheep Mountain with Kluane Lake in the foreground

Alaska Highway - Sheep Mountain
Sheep Mountain

Dall's sheep on Sheep Mountain
Dall's sheep ram scrounging for food

Dall's Sheep on Sheep Mountain
Dall's Sheep on Sheep Mountain

Dall's Sheep
They were a long way off!

Dall's Sheep on Sheep Mountain
Smiling at me?

Christmas Creek on Alaska Highway
Heading home but had to stop at the south side of Christmas Creek to take a shot towards Kluane Lake

Canyon Creek bridge on Alaska Highway
Not many tourists see this attraction with ice like this! - Canyon Creek bridge

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