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Bennett Lake beach in Carcross, Yukon

This is a large, long sandy beach with shallow, clean water and beautiful mountain views. The water... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2017
Leslie K
History, Eats and Adventure!

Visiting Bennett Beach can be anything from a short 1 hour visit (not recommended) to up to full... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2016
Whitehorse, Canada
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Mar 16, 2017
“Bennett Lake beach in Carcross, Yukon”
Oct 15, 2016
“History, Eats and Adventure!”
Bennett Ave, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5Y9, Canada
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Reviewed March 16, 2017

This is a large, long sandy beach with shallow, clean water and beautiful mountain views. The water warms up by last week or so of July and through August. It's still too cold for some, but kids love it. Near by is the Carcross Commons...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

Visiting Bennett Beach can be anything from a short 1 hour visit (not recommended) to up to full day or more. The north end of the beach is located in the town of Carcross which boasts rich history and loads of evidence still there -...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank KobyCanada
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Up in Whitehorse for family renunion and my family have cabins on Bennett Lake..what a gorgeous spot and geo caches also.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed September 16, 2015

This beach is clean and well kept. A nice place to picnic and less then an hour from Whitehorse. It is on the way to Carcross trading post and a great stop of a quick picnic or a day spend. There is a a toilet...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank YaShaK
Reviewed April 17, 2015

Fun spot for pallet fires! Dogs like this place too. Carcross is the next Brooklyn, if Brooklyn had big lakes and mountains and mountain bike trails

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank darrendarren
Reviewed September 30, 2014

It's a bit of a drive from WHITEHORSE, but if you are going to go to Skagway this is on the way! perhaps spend afew hours in Carcross too it has a lot of history to offer

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed May 30, 2014

this beach is great this time of year, the snow has not yet melted in the mountains and the water is low so you have miles of beach ---- too bad it is not +30 and no bar near by as this beach would be...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank 82Sunseeker82
Reviewed August 29, 2013

Honestly, I live in Whitehorse and had no idea that we had such a wonderful beach so close to home. We went on a spectacular day and the water was even warm enough to dip in. The sand is nice and there is ice cream...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank kerian1
Reviewed August 5, 2013

What an interesting place. The sandy beach and the surrounding area is worth the stop. We enjoyed our stroll through the Carcross desert. Not much for groceries, so bring your own and nothing opens early.

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Marcia D
Reviewed August 4, 2013

Stand on the beach and imagine thousands of Stampeders in their homemade boats heading off to the Gold fields in the Klondike. bring a scarf as it is almost always windy then wander through Carcross...good way to spend a day...everything is free except the ice...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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