Let our Heritage Interpreters give you the in-depth story of the riverboats that maneuvered the tricky currents of the upper Yukon River. Hear fascinating stories of life on the river. Discover how much wood it took to keep the paddlewheel turning. Learn how the ship’s captain negotiated the rapids. Find out what the crew did if the ship did get stuck on a sandbar.

Daily tour times

  • 10:30 am - French tour
  • 11:00 am - English tour
  • 2:00 pm - English tour
  • 3:00 pm - English tour

Interpretive tour fees

  • $6.05 per adult
  • $1.90 for 6-17 year olds
  • Free 5 and under

The maximum group size is 24, so we recommend you check in 30 minutes ahead of time to ensure you get a spot. This will give you time to watch the 20 minute video “In the Days of the Riverboats” before your tour begins.