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The White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad:
Trip Guides & Journals

A Guide to the WP&YR

Carcross to Bennett on the WP&YR "Washout Special"
Due to a major washout south of Bennett in May 2009, 2 passenger cars were trucked from Skagway to Carcross and the "Washout Special" was initiated.

Carcross-Skagway Inaugural Run
Commentary and 20 photos from the inaugural run on May 25, 2007.

A Northern Steam Adventure
Discovered in 2003, this 16mm film takes us from Skagway to Dawson by train and sternwheeler. This article shows captioned 60 stills from the film.

Steaming to Bennett
For steam train fans, the Skagway-Bennett excursion is the ultimate trip in the North. This photo album from July 2001 by Murray Lundberg will show you why.

Bennett-Carcross (northbound) Photo Album
Almost 40 photos from 1997-2003, recording major points and/or Mileposts.

Carcross-Bennett (southbound) Photo Album
Seventeen photos from 1997-2003, recording major points and/or Mileposts.

North From Skagway
Steve Barry has posted about 20 large photos from his WP&YR trip on June 19, 2001.

WP&YR Steam Locomotive at Mile 34