|In February, Dawson City serves as a
checkpoint for the Yukon Quest. |
For three weekends in February &
March, the Trek Over the Top takes over the Top Of The World
Highway. Snowmobilers travel from Tok, Alaska, to Dawson City
& participate in a poker run en route.
In early June, Dawson City hosts the Weekend on the Wing, Birding
Festival. Naturalists, bird enthusiasts, & biologists lead trips in
all directions. Camping gear, binoculars, & hiking boots are a
On July 1st, Dawson City plays host to the Yukon Gold Panning
Championships. Cheechakos and professionals from the Yukon and
around the world participate in the time trials and the finals.