Dawson City Gold Rush Adventure

Alaska, United States of America, Americas

Dust 2 Dawson with Twisted Throttle

Ride from Anchorage, Alaska to Dawson City, Yukon and back. We are going to be riding the very best paved and dirt highways of Alaska and the Yukon, and stop in a join ADVRIDERs Dust 2 Dawson motorcycle gathering!



Ride the Glenn Highway, one of the top ten scenic byways in the USA Enjoy the Top of the World Highway, on your way to Dawson City "Dust 2 Dawson" Motorcycle gathering (see Adventure Rider Motorcycle Forum) Explore Dawson City and Whitehorse, Yukon Territory Ferry Ride between Skagway and Haines, Alaska Cross the Denali Highway Ride past Mt. McKinley, the tallest mountain in North America

Organised by MotoQuest

Dawson City Gold Rush Adventure


Itinerary

Monday, June 17th: Arrival Day Please fly in by mid-afternoon on this day (or before) to be ready for the tour. MotoQuest Tours is available for airport pick-up. Enjoy a premier Welcome Dinner at one of Alaska's premier restaurants. Accommodations tonight are included in the package.

Day 2 Tuesday, June 18th: Anchorage to Tok - 328 miles paved Bike pick-up and ride the Glenn Highway, a National Forest Scenic Byway (considered to be one of the top 10 scenic rides in North America). Ride past Matanuska Glacier, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Mentasta Mountains. Stay in Tok. Ride the best of the Yukon!

Day 3 Wednesday, June 19th: Tok to Dawson City - 200 miles (150 paved, 50 dirt) Ride the epic "Top of the World Highway" to Dawson. Stop and check our the quaint gold mining town of Chicken. For those who would like some extra riding, discover the town of Eagle, on the Yukon River. Stay in Dawson City. Adventure riders from all over Alaska, Canada and the world gather in Dawson City for "Dust to Dawson".

Day 4 Thursday, June 20st: Spend the day enjoying the "Dust 2 Dawson" motorcycle gathering! (check out "Dust 2 Dawson on Adventure Rider Motorcycle Forum for more information on this wild event!) The streets will be full of bikes and activities! Try your hand at the slow race or the poker race. Walk the streets of Dawson City and marvel at a town taken over with motorcycles!! Or, just relax and do your own thing...Dawson City is a historical town built on the dreams of gold. Check out the saloons and the casino. Stay in Dawson City.

Day 5 Friday, June 21st: Dawson City to Whitehorse - 330 miles paved Ride from one gold rush town to another in the mighty Yukon Territory! Stay in Whitehorse.

Day 6 Saturday, June 22nd: Whitehorse to Skagway - 150 miles paved Ride the spectacular White Pass into Skagway, Alaska. Explore Skagway for half the day. Stay in Skagway.

Day 7 Sunday, June 23rd: Skagway to Haines (up to 100 miles of paved riding) Board the ferry in Skagway and enjoy a couple of hours of spectacular coastal scenery before you arrive in the town of Haines, Alaska. Spend the afternoon exploring the town and surrounding areas on your bike. Or, take a flight-see of world famous Glacier Bay National Park. Stay in Haines. Explore around Skagway, Alaska.

Day 8 Monday, June 24th: Haines to Tok - 450 miles paved Enjoy mountain scenery and glaciers as you climb out of Haines and enter British Colombia, Canada. Contemplate this vast wilderness as you pass by Kluane National Park in British Columbia. Enter Alaska one more time, and stay in Tok, Alaska.

Day 9 Tuesday, June 25th: Tok to Paxson - 220 miles paved Ride through the Alaska Range at Isabel Pass. Stay on the Denali Highway near Paxson.

Day 10 Wednesday, June 26th: Paxson to Cantwell 200 miles (100 dirt, 100 paved) Ride the incredible Denali Highway as it parallels the Alaska Range. Explore the first 20 miles into Denali National Park. Stay in Cantwell. Ride through pristine wilderness and tall mountains on the Denali Highway.

Day 11 Thursday, June 27th: Cantwell to Anchorage - 250 miles (40 dirt, 210 paved) Ride through Broad Pass of the Alaska Range and Hatcher Pass of the Talkeetna Range as you make your way back to Anchorage. In Anchorage you're sure to enjoy the farewell party at our shop this evening. A catered dinner and hotel room within walking distance are also included for the night.

Day 12 Friday, June 28th: Fly home or continue on....

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