Activities and experiences

S.S. Klondike National Historic Site

The S.S. Klondike welcomes you to return to the romantic days of the riverboats. Find out how the ship worked, what it carried and how people spent their days aboard the vessel. Locate the geocache or try a game of quoits. After your visit to the riverboat, round out the adventure with one of the many attractions along the Whitehorse waterfront.


Anchors on the bow deck of the S.S. Klondike

Take a guided tour

Join one of our passionate interpreters and let their knowledge enrich your experience as you explore the S.S. Klondike.

Interpretive panels at S.S. Klondike National Historic Site

Visitor Centre and Gift Shop

Meet our friendly, knowledgeable staff and shop our great selection of Parks Canada merchandise!

Visitors enjoy the Red Chairs at S.S. Klondike National Historic Site

​Red chairs

The red Adirondack chairs at S.S. Klondike National Historic Site offer a place to relax and enjoy the view.

Program Schedule

Explore our schedule of guided tours, theatre and film offers, and self-guided activities at the S.S. Klondike.

Guided tours

Let our Heritage Interpreters give you the in-depth story of the riverboats that maneuvered the tricky currents of the upper Yukon River.

Outdoor exhibits

A series of new interpretive panels renews the perspectives and stories commemorated at S.S. Klondike National Historic Site.

Theatre and video

Take a seat in our theatre and enjoy the immersive National Film Board of Canada documentary "In the Days of the Riverboats"

Escape Room

You have one hour to escape; navigate through intricate puzzles and cryptic clues, all while the icy grip of the river threatens to pull you in.

Red Chairs

Relax and enjoy the view from one of our iconic Parks Canada Red Chairs.


Find information on Geocaching and Waymarking at S.S. Klondike National Historic site.

Things to do

Interpretation Tours and programs
Picnic area Picnicking
Theatre Theatre
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