Conditions and Comments are based upon the most up-to-date information available at time of posting. Be aware that conditions can change quickly.

Overnight hikes

Backcountry permits/registration and de-registration is mandatory for all overnight use in Kluane National Park and Reserve between April 1 and November 15. The use of approved bear-resistant food canisters is mandatory.

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Trails

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
Easy Soldier's Summit Good. 18-06-2021: Free of brush; Trail details
Moderate Sheep Creek Good. 11-08-2021: Free of brush; Free of downed trees; Fire ban in effect; Trail details
Moderate Bullion Plateau Good. 12-08-2021: Free of downed trees; Free of brush; Trail details
Difficult Ä’äy Chù (Slim's River) West: (km 0 - 5.8) Good. 12-08-2021: Sections of brush; Free of downed trees; Trail details
Difficult Ä’äy Chù (Slim's River) West: (km 5.8 - 22.5) Good. 11-08-2021: Fire ban in effect; Trail details
Difficult Ä’äy Chù (Slim's River) West: Observation Mtn Plateau/Summit Route Good. 11-08-2021: Fire ban in effect; Trail details
Easy Alsek Valley: (km 0 - 6.1) Water on trail in some sections. 16-09-2021: Bridge(s) out; Trail details
Easy Alsek Valley: (km 6.1 -15.4) Water on trail in some sections. 16-09-2021: Water levels fluctuate daily; Trail details
Easy Alsek Valley: (km 15.4 - 26) Good. 19-08-2021: Free of brush; Free of downed trees; Fire ban in effect; Trail details
Easy Spruce Beetle Dry. 16-09-2021: Free of downed trees; Trail details
Easy Dezadeash River Dry. 16-09-2021: Free of brush; Free of downed trees; Sections of the bird lookout are closed, please do not trespass.; Loose boards on some boardwalks, travel with caution; Trail details
Moderate Auriol Fair. 16-09-2021: Skier tracked; Flooded sections; A few wet and muddy sections; Sections of brush; Trail details
Easy Kokanee Dry. 18-06-2021: Free of brush; Free of downed trees; Loose boards on some boardwalks, travel with caution; Trail details
Moderate King's Throne: Trail Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall. 12-08-2021: Stay on trail; Trail details
Difficult King's Throne: Summit Route Snow covered. 03-06-2021: Snowbound; Challenging route ; Trail details
Easy Rock Glacier Good. 19-08-2021: Free of downed trees; Trail details
Moderate Shorty Creek Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall. 25-08-2021: Free of brush; Free of downed trees; Mainly dry; Trail details
Moderate Mush Lake Road: (km 0 - 7.5) Good. 19-08-2021: Free of brush; Trail details
Moderate Mush Lake Road: (km 7.5 - 16.5) Fair. 19-08-2021: A few wet and muddy sections; Challenging route ; Trail details
Moderate Mush Lake Road: (km 16.5 - 22.4) Poor. 04-06-2021: Be careful fording rivers and streams; High water levels at stream crossings; Trail details
Difficult Cottonwood: (km 16.5 - 33) Fair. 12-08-2021: Free of downed trees; Sections of brush; Trail details
Difficult Cottonwood: (km 33 -49) Fair. 11-06-2021: A few downed trees.; Be careful fording rivers and streams; High water levels at stream crossings; Trail details
Difficult Cottonwood: (km 49 - 67) Mainly Dry. 02-09-2021: Sections of brush; Free of downed trees; Water levels fluctuate daily; Trail details
Difficult Cottonwood: (km 67 - 85) Fair. 18-06-2021: Rockslide ; Free of downed trees; Sections of brush; High water levels at stream crossings; Trail details
Moderate St. Elias Lake Good. 19-08-2021: Free of downed trees; Free of brush; Trail details

Routes

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
Route Dän Zhùr (Donjek) Route Open. 29-09-2020: Route unmarked; Trail details
Difficult Thechàl Dhâl (Sheep Mountain) Ridge Route Variable conditions. 11-08-2021: Route unmarked; Fire ban in effect; Trail details
Difficult Ä’äy Chù (Slim’s River) East Please respect all posted notices and signs. 11-08-2021: Trail washed out in sections; Walk or bike in access only, road closed to vehicles; Water levels fluctuate daily; Fire ban in effect; Trail details
Difficult Mount Decoeli Route Open. 29-09-2020: Route unmarked; Trail details
Difficult Kimberley Meadows Route Open. 29-09-2020: Difficult route finding ; Trail details
Difficult Quill Creek Route Open. 29-09-2020: Difficult route finding ; Trail details