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Old 02-15-2014, 08:16 AM   #1
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Post your pictures of riding in the NWT & Yukon

With all of the interest in the new road to Tuk I thought a thread just on northern photos would be great.

June 30, 2009 North of Eagle Plains enroute to Inuvik


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Old 02-15-2014, 11:06 AM   #2
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Hey, Bill - That shot looks like it was taken from near where I turned back this past summer, before you get to the first ferry crossing. Wish I'd gone all the way but time constraints prevented it.

Your new thread sounds like a good idea - it's time to showcase the rugged beauty of Far North Canada in a thread of its own. There are photos from myriad ride reports scattered throughout the forum, but require a lot of searching to locate. In addition, a thread was begun of just Dempster photos: Lure of the Dempster that might assist in your endeavour.
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Old 02-15-2014, 11:25 PM   #3
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Agreed! Time and "life getting in the way," constraints have prevented me from returning to the north…I'd like a few photos to refresh my memories of my last visits!
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Old 02-16-2014, 02:41 PM   #4
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Here's some photos from my ride up there







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Old 02-16-2014, 02:53 PM   #5
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Yes the Yukon amazing.




And one of my favorite things I enjoyed about the campgrounds was they all were $12-----and all had a picnic table, fire ring and free firewood !!! all you wanted.







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Old 02-17-2014, 07:59 AM   #6
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Here is a shot on a side trail west of Fort Smith in Wood Buffalo National Park.

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Old 02-17-2014, 08:08 AM   #7
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Here I am with my sons unloading for some off road riding west of Fort Smith.



And here is where we ended up....

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Old 02-18-2014, 12:50 PM   #8
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Old 02-19-2014, 05:00 PM   #9
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Yukon Spring Birds. Think you can climb that willow? Hunker Creek Road, Dawson area.


On the Dominion/Sulphur Creek loop - don't think the Dempster is the only interesting back road. Lots of neat junk is out there.



Let's not forget the Atlin area, almost the Yukon.



KLR650 was just fine to get on top.



Or here.



Take a run at it, Billy!

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Old 02-20-2014, 02:55 PM   #10
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The Silver Loop is also a nice side trip

The ride out to Mayo and then on to Keno is great. From Mayo you can do a ride on a rough double track out to Keno, make a run up to the sign post hill, also a rough road, and then ride fast gravel back to Mayo, all in an afternoon.













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Old 02-22-2014, 06:50 AM   #11
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Liard Trail

Looking southwest and on our back into BC after having spent some time with our sister who lives in Fort Simpson NWT.

Hope to get back out into the extreme NW summer 2014.

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Old 02-23-2014, 05:56 PM   #12
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Back in June 2012, just a few days before all the roads out of the Yukon flooded/washed out and we had to fly home from Whitehorse...


Top of the World Highway en route to Chicken AK (still in Canada though):
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Old 02-23-2014, 07:23 PM   #13
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there was rain and mud

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Old 02-26-2014, 05:58 PM   #14
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Awesome pictures guys.
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Old 02-28-2014, 10:39 AM   #15
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Great thread.
Hopefully I can contribute some photos of my own after this June.
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