Yukon River Campground (YG)

Open May- September

Top of the World Highway – Just past the ferry landing, Dawson City, Y0B 1G0


This government run campground is located directly across the Yukon River from Dawson City, and offers quiet, well maintained campsites that are sure to please all visitors (especially tenters!)

Riverside campsites are available and offer excellent views of the town and Moosehide Village.  Proximity to the Paddlewheel Graveyard will highlight your stay at this excellent government run campground.

Picnic tables, campfire pits, firewood and at least one picnic shelter are offered. You’ll also rely on outhouses and hand-pumped cold water.

Be aware that this campsite does not feature running water or any electrical or dumping stations. It also requires a short ferry ride to get to and from Dawson.



  • Picnic shelters
  • Campfire pits
  • Firewood

Yukon River Campground (Yukon Government)

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