Across the Top of the World Highway and into the Yukon

Welcome to Alaska!

Matanushka Glacier

Dog Team Crossing

Lake Cabin Scene

Mt McKinley

Mt Redoubt

Northern Originals - Denali National Park Stop

North Pole, Alaska

Palmer Highway

Poker Creek

Top of the World Highway, Alaska

Two Bears

Whittier

Wilderness Group Shot

Yukon Colors

Yukon River Ferry


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Features of this 13-day Adventure include:

  • Current model, low mileage BMW motorcycles.

  • Support vehicle and trailer for transporting rider luggage, a spare motorcycle, and non-riding companions.

  • Premium accommodations and meals.

  • All breakfasts and 10 dinners.

  • Maximum of 12 guest motorcycles

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  • Many of Alaska’s most scenic highways – primarily paved roads (Alaska’s stunning “Top of the World Highway” includes approximately 100 miles of good, hard-packed dirt/gravel).

  • Free days in Whitehorse (Canada’s Yukon Territory) and Fairbanks (Alaska) provide opportunities for optional flight-seeing, wildlife viewing, gold panning, and other activities.

  • In Whitehorse, admittance to the Frantic Follies – a popular vaudeville revue which depicts the entertainment seen by the pioneers of the Great Klondike Gold Rush of 1898.

  • The free day in Fairbanks provides the opportunity for an optional side trip to the Arctic Circle (partially unpaved), including a ride along the Alaska Pipeline.

  • An overnight stay at Denali National Park, with the option to take a tour of the park.

  • A virtual guarantee to see bear, moose, caribou, elk, and other wildlife.

It may be necessary to make minor modifications to the proposed itinerary. When alternate lodging is used, we will endeavor to use lodging of an equal or higher quality or rating than what has been specified in this listing.

At a Glance Your Alaska and Yukon Adventure

Arrival in Anchorage. Airport transfer, motorcycle handover, kickoff meeting and our first dinner together!

Ride the stunning Palmer Highway to Copper Center. Highlights: One of Alaska’s most scenic highways, opportunity to walk on the Matanuska Glacier (the largest North American glacier that’s accessible by motorcycle). Hotel: Copper River Princess Wilderness Lodge

Copper Center to Tok (~150 miles, 240 kilometers). Highlights: Ride the Richardson Highway to Tok. The Richardson Highway is the longest highway in Alaska and is also one of the most scenic. Prepare for game sightings along the way, and accommodations and dinner at the best hotel in Tok. Hotel: Westmark

Tok to Dawson City, the Yukon (~185 miles, 300 kilometers). Ride the World Famous “Top of the World Highway” to Dawson City – the Yukon! Highlights: The small mining community of Chicken, Poker Creek (the northernmost border crossing point in the USA), Top of the World Highway, ferry crossing of the Yukon River, Klondike Gold Rush town of Dawson City, and a Sourtoe cocktail. Hotel: Westmark.

Ride the Klondike Highway to Whitehorse

Highlights: The ride on the Klondike Highway will provide stunning photo opportunities and the possibility of game viewing. The evening entertainment will include a local favorite: The Frantic Follies. This turn of the century vaudeville review depicts the entertainment seen by the pioneers of the Great Klondike Gold Rush of 1868.

Hotel: Westmark

Rest Day in Whitehorse. Relax in town, do some additional riding, or sign up for some local attractions Highlights: Whitehorse is the capital of the Yukon and offers a variety of Klondike Area attractions, including flight-seeing tours, gold-panning opportunities, and a popular railroad trip. The town also has a wide variety of shopping opportunities as well as charming cafes and restaurants. Hotel: Westmark

Enjoy a beautiful ride through Yukon Territory, cross into British Columbia, and cross back into Alaska. You’ll travel the famous Chilkoot Trail, a major access route from the coast to Yukon goldfields at the end of the 19th century.

Highlights: Today’s ride is relatively long and includes a brief ferry crossing from Skagway to Haines. The terrain is truly remote but very beautiful with wildlife sightings likely.

Hotel: Westmark

Highlights: Prepare for some of Alaska’s most stunning scenery. You’ll pas back through Tok on your way to Fairbanks. You may wish to stop to send a few postcards postmarked “The North Pole” shortly before reaching Fairbanks. Prepare too for an unusual resort tonight, and it’s NOT a Westmark! Hotel: Rivers Edge Resort

Highlights: It’s a full day’s ride (but totally “doable”) to ride to the Arctic Circle. Riders not wishing to spend the day in the saddle can choose from a wide variety of other interesting entertainment opportunities in Fairbanks. Hotel: Rivers Edge Resort

Ride the stunning Parks Highway to Denali Highlights: Stunning views and many scenic overlooks on the way to Denali. Weather permitting, you may have the opportunity to see and photograph Mt. McKinley – North America’s highest mountain. Hotel: Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge

Ride the Parks Highway to Anchorage. Highlights: Take a brief tour of Denali National Park before heading down the incredibly beautiful Parks Highway. Stop for final “killer” photo opportunities and wildlife sightings long the way. Hotel: Sheraton Anchorage

Departure from Anchorage

Breakfast and airport transfer


Except for approximately 100 miles of good, hard packed gravel on the Top of the World Highway, the route is entirely paved and offers a variety of road features. Riders wishing to do an optional trip to the Arctic Circle will ride on some good, hard-packed gravel as well. Expected wildlife sightings include bear, moose, elk, the Bald Eagle, wild sheep and goats and much more.

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  • Includes Kawasaki KLR650 or BMW G650GS
  • Additional charge of $100 for a BMW F650GS
  • Additional charge of $100 for a BMW F700GS
  • Additional charge of $400 for a Triumph Tiger 800
  • Additional charge of $400 for a BMW F800GS
  • Additional charge of $1,200 for a BMW R1200GS
  • Additional charge of $1,300 for a BMW R1200GS LC
  • Additional charge of $1,300 for a BMW R1200GS Adv
  • Own motorcycle: deduct $1,694 from the rider price.


Single room supplement – $1,200
Meals: All breakfasts and 10 dinners
Date2015 AdventuresDaysPrice(USD)Co-riderNotes
Jul 17 - 29Alaska/Yukon Adventure13$7,495 $5,500
Date2016 AdventuresDaysPrice(USD)Co-riderNotes
Jul 16 - Jul 28Alaska/Yukon Adventure13$7,495 $5,500