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Caribou Crossing Trading Post

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Caribou Crossing, home of the "Museum of Yukon Natural History", specializes in serving up a fresh, hot BBQ lunch daily. Be sure to stop by for a homemade meal and stick around for one of many onsite activities. They offer dogcart rides with a fleet...more
Carcross, Yukon Y0B 1B0, Canada
+1 867-821-4055
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one stop on a 6.5 hour Yukon tour from Skagway so admission and lunch was included gratis. I was there at the end of the season. Great sales on everything; however, lots of things also almost completely out of stock. Lunch consisted of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Review-skiiii
Reviewed October 20, 2018

We stopped for lunch here in September as part of a guided tour. It was the dirtiest place I have ever visited. The restrooms had overflowed and no one was there to clean up. Obviously this was not conducive to eating lunch there. Lunch was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Patricia L
Reviewed September 29, 2018

We were very happy with our trip arriving by bus & then travelling down by the White Pass Train. At the Trading Post we had a well prepared & delicious lunch followed by an enjoyable time looking through their well stocked gift shop,making some purchases...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shirley N
Reviewed September 19, 2018

As part of our tour from Skagway where we were taken by bus for a very pleasant drive to Emerald Lake. Stopping on the the return we had a wonderful chicken lunch with coleslaw, buns, 1/2 potatoes followed by the most delicious donuts. Lots to...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kolins2011
Reviewed September 19, 2018

We were taken to Caribou Crossing Trading Post (visitors centre) as part of a coach tour from Skagway. What a great little gem in the Yukon! The food on offer was very good and down to earth, served like on a great big campsite, all...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan C
Reviewed September 19, 2018

My wife loved this little store. We had such a great time there. It truly is a hidden Gem. Thanks for making our visit to Carcross memorable.

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RickH1676
Reviewed September 19, 2018

This was our end station on the trip into theYukon. Excellent facility lots to see, food was great. Definitely worth the trip from Skagway into Canada's Northern area and back.

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank garyremillong
Reviewed September 18, 2018

The bus trip out to Car Crossing was absolutely stunning. No wonder Alaska is called The Last Frontier. Canada’s Yukon Territory which is where Car Crossing is equally beautiful. We had a wonderful chicken lunch there at the trading post. The museum in the back...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
Thank philmarchun
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We stopped at Caribou Crossing for a BBQ lunch and visit to the sled dogs, dog sled experience and museum while on a Discovery Tour to the Yukon from Skagway. Even though food was prepared in mass for many tourists visiting on any given day,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheTravelingGal28
Reviewed September 11, 2018

This was fun to have a great BBQ, experience sled dogs, gold panning and beautiful surroundings. Abit commercial but fun and the locals were friendly,hardy Canadians of the North

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peggy C
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April 29, 2017|
Response from CaribouCrossing | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for the great question. Public transportation does not reach Carcross from Skagway but there are numerous other options available to you. if you go to our Caribou Crossing Trading Post website and scroll... More
Robert S
August 11, 2016|
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Response from dmlitz | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Betty Q | Reviewed this property |
We did not pan for gold in Caribou Crossing, but we did in Fairbanks. It was a great experience and I have the gold from it in a locket.