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Photos: The open road

John Bursell, left, and Tracy Rivera ride bicycles Sunday morning on the Klondike Highway from Whitehorse to Skagway. The two had just completed the Klondike Trail of '98 International Road Relay (Bursell ran a 12...
Online registration begins for Buckwheat Ski Classic

...encouraged to check trail condition updates on the site and use the area all winter. The trails are located on the S. Klondike Highway, 27 miles north of Skagway.The Buckwheat Ski Classic will again have 50K, 25K and 10K classic cross country ski...
Southeast lawmakers prepare for session

...shortly the main access to a terminal is Skagway," Egan said. "These ore trucks are going to be driving down the Klondike Highway and a real impediment to the tonnage they can carry is the William Henry Moore Bridge."Improving ferry service...
Enjoy, but don't expect it to last

...Borough could have eight inches to a full foot of snow above 1,500 feet, potentially complicating travel on the Klondike Highway connecting Skagway to Whitehorse, Yukon, Truitt said.Haines Borough is under a winter weather advisory until...
Skagway accepts Fulda Challenge

SKAGWAY - Biking up to the summit of the Klondike Highway is a challenge in the summer, but imagine trying it in a cold north wind or a snowstorm during the first week of February. That's...
'Extreme volunteers'

WHITE PASS, U.S.-CANADIAN BORDER - Out of dense fog and driving rain on desolate Klondike Highway 2, twinkling strands of Christmas lights emerged like an oasis in the night early Saturday. A bastion of hospitality in an inhospitable...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...a snow-covered lake on the Klondike Highway. A meteorite fragment weighing...a snow-covered lake on the Klondike Highway. Debris from meteorite found...a snow-covered lake on the Klondike Highway. Home>Archives> Debris from...
Debris from meteorite found in Yukon Territory

...meteorite that flashed in the sky over the Yukon Territory last month has been found on a snow-covered lake on the Klondike Highway. A meteorite fragment weighing about 6 ounces was sent to the Johnson Space Center near Houston for analysis. The...
Highway crews fight snow wars

...their way through several avalanches that blocked the Klondike Highway, which connects Skagway to Whitehorse and the Yukon...a stretch nine to 12 miles north of Skagway. The Klondike Highway usually is open from 8 a.m. to midnight, but...
Buckwheat Ski Classic registration opens

...Skagway. The cross-country ski event - with 10-, 25- and 50-kilometer races - will take place along the South Klondike Highway at Log Cabin, British Columbia. There also will be a 5K kids race and a 5K snowshoe race at Log Cabin, and pre...


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