Closure notice: Chilkoot Trail National Historic Site

Issued: March 26, 2020

What: Pursuant to Section 12(1) of the National Historic Parks General Regulations, all access to and use of the Chilkoot Trail National Historic Site (as shown on the attached map) is designated as restricted. Effective immediately, and until further notice, no person shall enter or engage in any activity in the Chilkoot Trail National Historic Site.

Why: COVID-19. The health and safety of our visitors and employees is a priority for Parks Canada. For more information.

Approved by: Diane Wilson
Field Unit Superintendent, Yukon


Provisions of First Nation Agreements, court decisions, and other aboriginal rights, as reached through an agreement with Canada, may take precedence over any restrictions/prohibitions made under these Regulations.

Map of Closure area