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Yukon Territory Rock Climbing 


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Mt. Logan with the Malaspina Glacier in the foregr...

Description 

The Yukon Territory is one of Canada's three territories in the north. Similar to provinces, the territories are their own political jurisdictions.

From a climbing perspective, the Yukon is most famously the home of Mt. Logan, the highest peak in Canada.

"If you are developing a new crag, do some homework. Large parts of
land fall under First Nations Land Claims agreements and may be
subject to special regulations or considerations. Using land for
recreational purposes is allowed under most Land Claims agreements,
however modifications to the land such as bolting and cutting trails
is usually controlled. Failure to comply with Land Claims agreements
could lead to closure of the crag. If you have any questions about a
particular area or crag let us know at climbyukon.net and we’ll do our
best to answer."
From the first edition of Ryan Agar's guide book to the area: Yukon Climbing Guide.

Getting There 

Highway 97 from BC will take you there. There are regular flights to the city of Whitehorse.

Climbing Season



Weather station 82.5 miles from here

94 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',11],['3 Stars',43],['2 Stars',20],['1 Star',13],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',4],['5.7',10],['5.8',12],['5.9',16],['5.10',28],['5.11',19],['5.12',4],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Yukon Territory

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Yukon Territory:
Yellow Brick Road   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 45'   Golden Canyon : Cranberry Meadows
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Featured Route For Yukon Territory
Rock Climbing Photo: Skiing up the Hubbard Glacier towards ABC at the f...

East Ridge Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c AI2-3 Steep Snow  North America : Canada : ... : Mount Logan
East Ridge of the Logan Massif. Andy Williams' pilot (Donjek) will land you between 6,000 and 6,500 on the Hubbard Glacier. Some parties descend the East Ridge, others try to find Prospectors Pass (get the coordinates) and descend the Kings Trench....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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By Alex Weber
Dec 30, 2014
"If you are developing a new crag, do some homework. Large parts of
land fall under First Nations Land Claims agreements and may be
subject to special regulations or considerations. Using land for
recreational purposes is allowed under most Land Claims agreements,
however modifications to the land such as bolting and cutting trails
is usually controlled. Failure to comply with Land Claims agreements
could lead to closure of the crag. If you have any questions about a
particular area or crag let us know at climbyukon.net and we’ll do our
best to answer."
From the first edition of Ryan Agar's guide book to the area: Yukon Climbing Guide.

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