Kluane covers more than 20,000 square kilometres of Canadian mountain wilderness, with many options for hiking, rafting, camping and exploring. Get expert advice on the best activities and insight into the park’s cultural and natural treasures at the Kluane National Park and Reserve Visitor Centre in Haines Junction and at Thachäl Dhäl Visitor Centre.
Kluane National Park and Reserve Visitor Centre
Spend an hour or a day as award-winning digital exhibits, engaging exhibit panels, cultural artefacts, hands-on activities and stunning high-definition video draw you in to the fascinating world of Kluane National Park and Reserve.
Watch historic footage of the first mountaineers to climb Mount Logan, listen to audio recordings of traditional stories told by First Nation elders, study a 3-D topographic model of the soaring peaks and vast icefields of the St. Elias Mountains.
Discovery drawers and interactive games invite kids (and adults!) to dig in and learn about the plants, animals, and seasons of life in the park.
Diverse trip planning resources and knowledgeable staff are available to assist you in discovering a trip into Kluane that is just right for you.
The Kluane National Park and Reserve Visitor Centre is located in the Da Kų Cultural Centre in Haines Junction and is the perfect place to begin your Kluane adventure!
2018 Hours of operation
May 18 to June 3: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
June 4 to September 3: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
September 4 to September 24: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thachäl Dhäl Visitor Centre
Situated in the Ä’äy Chù (Slim's River) Valley, the Thachäl Dhäl Visitor Centre is a one-hour drive north of Haines Junction on the Alaska Highway. It features exhibits, information on hiking and other activities, and backcountry registrations. Dall Sheep viewing opportunities are often possible in the spring and fall.
2018 Hours of operation:
May 18 to September 3: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm