Self-Guided River Trips

Have experience on the water but need support with logistics? Up North Adventures is here to help! We offer transportation services and equipment rentals for many rivers around the Yukon. See the rivers below for more details and pricing for your next self guided adventure in the Yukon.

Camping along the Yukon Rvier bank on a self guided canoe trip

Yukon River

The Yukon River offers different itineraries for paddlers. You can choose from different sections depending on your time constraints.

  • Whitehorse to Carmacks
  • Carmacks to Dawson City
  • Whitehorse to Dawson City

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Self-guided canoe rentals in the Yukon

Teslin River

A very enjoyable and relaxing river as it flows North from Teslin Lake to the confluence of the Yukon River at the historic Hootalinqua RCMP and Telegraph post.

  • Johnsons Crossing to Carmacks
  • Johnsons Crossing to Dawson City

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Paddling on the Nisutlin River

Nisutlin River

The Nisutlin River is one of the few south-flowing rivers in the Yukon River watershed, which starts in the Pelly Mountains and flows southeast towards the Village of Teslin. The Nisutlin River is gentle flowing and picturesque as you paddle through the Yukon’s amazing landscape!

  • Nisutlin landing to Teslin Village
  • Nisutlin landing to Carmacks
  • Rose River to Teslin Village

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Quiet Lake on the way to the Big Salmon River

Big Salmon River

Step out of your busy world into the exciting waters of the Big Salmon River. Snow-capped mountains surround you as your canoe glides through the pristine water. Starting at Quiet Lake in the beautiful South Canol region of the Yukon, you will admire the vast wilderness surrounding you.

  • Quiet Lake to Carmacks
  • Quiet Lake to Dawson City

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More Wilderness Rivers

Feel free to ask us at upnorth@upnorthadventures.com about other rivers you are interested in paddling. We will be happy to help you with quotes and logistics.

Self Guided Day Trips

Up North Adventures offers a variety of self guided day trips. With water playgrounds abound in the Whitehorse area you can enjoy paddling Marsh Lake, the Takhini River or paddle from Whitehorse to Lake Laberge. Self guided day trip details.