August 24, 2010

Miles Canyon, Yukon River in Whitehorse


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Small lakes dot the hills northeast of Atlin Lake

Near Tarfu Lake, east of Atlin Lake

near Tarfu Lake, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 24, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-24 1
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: atlin-road-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.075 N -133.8055 W
click order on locality page: 3
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Marsh Lake and the Alaska Highway Bridge

Marsh Lake and the beginning of the Yukon RIver, Alaska Highway Bridge

east of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 24, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-24 2
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-rapids-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.5776 N -134.6807 W
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Lewes Dam on the Yukon River

Lewes Dam at the outlet of Marsh Lake, built to flush ice from Lake Laberge for reiverboat navigation, now a major hydroelectric source

east of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 24, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-24 3
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-rapids-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.5786 N -134.6888 W
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Miles Canyon, formerly the Whitehorse Rapids, now Schwatka Lake

On the rather scary edge of Miles Canyon, very swift and cold and no railing, formerly the Whitehorse Rapids

Yukon River east of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

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accession number: 2010-08-24 4
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-rapids-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.6617 N -135.029 W
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Miles Canyon footbridge over Schwatka Lake

Footbridge over Miles Canyon, where the Yukon River flows into Schwatka Lake

Yukon River east of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 24, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-24 5
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-rapids-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.6622 N -135.0293 W
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Floatplanes on Schwatka Lake

Floatplanes on Schwatka Lake just east of Whitehorse

Yukon River east of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 24, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-24 6
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-rapids-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.6827 N -135.0362 W
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SS Klondike Historic Riverboat

Historic riverboat SS Klondike, now a National Historic Site of Canada

Yukon River in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 24, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-24 7
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7133 N -135.0483 W
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SS Klondike next to the Yukon River

SS Klondike and the Yukon RIver, which it plied until the 1950's

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 24, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-24 8
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region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7133 N -135.0472 W
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