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Sign Post Forest

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Alaska Hwy, Watson Lake, Yukon, Canada
+1 867-536-8000
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Must See when traveling to Watson Lake.

When travelling to Watson Lake and the Alaska Highway this is a must see. So many signs that... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
wigsy
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Hamilton Ontario Canada
So much fun

Went in to kill time and ended up really enjoying reading the signs. The most fun was you can make... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
NSDLondon
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London
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  • Average6%
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Alaska Hwy, Watson Lake, Yukon, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

When travelling to Watson Lake and the Alaska Highway this is a must see. So many signs that started as a simple action by a soldier. You can find a sign from most countries around the world. Best of all it's free. There are also...More

Thank wigsy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went in to kill time and ended up really enjoying reading the signs. The most fun was you can make your own and hammer it up wherever you find space. We had so much more fun then we thought we would. If you are driving...More

Thank NSDLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

fun..lots of history and family/ road warrior/ travel vibes in the unique forest...I put up my own signage to be a part of it all...close to one of the best waterslide in the world too..at lucky lake..so fun!

Thank curiousmeljane
Reviewed 1 week ago

Started by a homesick US guy back when building the highway - now over 70,000 signs. Take a while and enjoy!

Thank BuffaloLake
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everybody stops here. Try and bring an old license plate or I think you can make your own sign while you are there and then they will give you a hammer and nails and you can go hang your own sign. There are rows and...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just what it says: a forest of signs. It was kitschy, touristy, but fun nonetheless. Take a few minutes and stop. You'll be glad you did.

Thank Rgklever
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like this kind of thing and could have strolled around for hours. Staff in the adjacent tourist information centre were a whole bunch of fun. Great way to stretch your legs. If you are reading this before you travel consider taking a sign to...More

Thank ElvisAndrus
Reviewed 14 August 2017

So we completely forgot all about this place on the trip up!! It's RIGHT beside the visitor center so of course you get to find out all about it. (I went through here some 42 years ago with my parents and it was here then!!)...More

Thank Rob R
Reviewed 14 August 2017

You wouldn't think walking through row after row of other people's signs would be a great way to kill some time...but it is actually quite entertaining. Some are just license plates, but others are actually artifacts from people's trips-- telling you where they're from, where...More

Thank lhep_11720
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We had fun looking a the 'forest' of signs and license plates. The information center, located nearby, has a 'number of/year' signs tallied posted inside. They were also extremely informative of some sights along our route that we should look for...a couple we were totally...More

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GMRIII
17 May 2017|
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Response from Linda P | Reviewed this property |
Mainly screws and nails. People at the info centre are most helpful in assisting people include their sign.
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parkersathome
24 December 2014|
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Response from Clacca22 | Reviewed this property |
as others have stated there is no permit required but it is difficult to find a space . After you hang the sign take a picture and make a note as to where you put it in case you ever want to go back one day and see it again... More
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