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Miles Canyon

Miles Canyon Road, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
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$177*
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95%
Ranked #1 of 20 Attractions in Whitehorse
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Geologic Formations, Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
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Whitehorse, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

One of my favorite places to go hike or ski around. The descent down onto the platform of the canyon edge and crossing the suspension bridge is always exciting and it never gets old or boring. There is some beautiful scenery all along the rivers edge to Canyon City, or you can go off the beaten path and explore, explore,... More

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Vermont
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3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

. . . and Crowded Trail around water is nicely maintained. Many hikers and bikers. Perfect for all ability levels. Good views of water, boats, planes.

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Victoria,B.C.
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Only stopped for 1/2 hr, would love to go back and explore more. Lots of trails to walk/hike. Lovely suspension bridge too.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

VERY BEAUTIFUL!!! THE WATER IS UNBELIEVABLY blue green! It is a must-go place for hikers, sight viewers and natural lovers!!!

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Portland, Oregon
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Miles Canyon parking is a very short distance south of downtown Whitehorse but feels very removed and wild. The Yukon River flows through a gorge at this point and there are a number of trails that follow the river and run through the surrounding woods. The scenery is spectacular and is easily reached using the suspension bridge near the parking.... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Glad that we walked the trail to Miles Canyon. The hike is an easy and flat 5km, and you will be rewarded with some of the most beautiful views. We were there on 17th Sept, and the foliage was at peak, simply beautiful.

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Oklahoma
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48 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This is a nice little area just minutes away from town. The water is a deep blue color surrounded by steep canyon walls. There are trails everywhere and a bridge connecting one side to the other.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Miles Canyon is a few miles from town. From the parking lot it is a minute or two walk to overlook the rugged canyon. There is a bridge to the far side, and trails along the cliffside to give perspectives of the most dramatic part of the canyon. Probably more interesting would be to follow the well-marked hiking trails that... More

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Regina
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

a definite visit when in Whitehorse. Easy access and an easy hike to Canyon City lots of nature to see and feel. Stop here every time we visit.

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Schenectady, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Simply amazing panoramic view coupled with the cold weather makes for an amazing staycation. Definitely worth the visit especially with friends or family.

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