Things to do
Home to 17 of Canada’s 20 highest peaks, Kluane is known worldwide for its wilderness recreation, especially mountaineering. Raft past glaciers on the remote Alsek River. Explore high mountain passes on multi-day treks. Or find more accessible adventure at Kathleen Lake, where great hikes await just off the highway. The Thachäl Dhäl Visitor Centre and the Kluane National Park and Reserve Visitor Centre lay out all the options, including thrilling flightseeing for a bird’s-eye view.
You don’t have to venture into the backcountry for awe-inspiring mountain scenery at Kluane. Just a short drive from town is sparkling Kathleen Lake, where crystal waters are backed by the mountains of the Kluane Range.
Hiking is Kluane's most popular activity and opportunities range from short strolls to multi-day route-finding adventures. Whether you get out for an hour, a day, or a week, there is much to expore in Kluane.
Fed by glacial meltwaters from the world’s second highest coastal mountain range, the Alsek River offers an extraordinary opportunity for wilderness travel.