Campground rules and facilities

person in tent - government of yukon photo

YG photo / Derek Crowe

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New: 24 hour limit on unoccupied campsites

There has been a change to the Campground Regulations that affects all campground users.

Camping sites must NOT be left unoccupied for more than 24 hours.

Unoccupied means that no registered occupant is physically present at the camping site. The penalty for violating this regulation is $200 per offence.

For more information call Park Officers at 867-456-3974


Rules and safety

Find out about rules and safety information, including contact information for emergencies and suspicious activities, by visiting "rules and safety at campgrounds and recreation sites" at yukon.ca.

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Campground facilitiespeople camping in yukon campground

All Yukon government roadside campgrounds offer:

Many campgrounds also offer:

wheelchair symbol  Most campgrounds and recreation sites have wheelchair-accessible outhouses, and many have other facilities such as wheelchair-accessible campsites. All facilities are described in the Camping in/au Yukon campground guide and map.

Government campgrounds do not have RV dump stations.

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Want more amenities?

Yukon offers many commercial RV parks and campgrounds with additional amenities and services. View Yukon's Vacation Planner or ask any Visitor Information Centre.


Trail projects

Pine Lake and Wolf Creek trail upgrades

Yukon Parks received Canadian Infrastructure Program funding from the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency (CanNor) to rehabilitate the Pine Lake and Wolf Creek campground trails. Trail work was completed in summer 2018, making the first section of each trail wheelchair-accessible to a viewpoint and picnic area. The trails maintain a low-key, natural experience (i.e.: no paving). Further improvements will include benches and interpretive signs about the natural and cultural significance of the areas, to be completed by spring of 2019.

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2016 campgrounds survey results

In 2016, the Yukon Bureau of Statistics (YBS) conducted a survey on behalf of Yukon Parks to gather information on Yukon residents and visitor perspectives about camping in Yukon government campgrounds. The results have been analyzed and reported on and are being used to make improvements on Yukon campgrounds and parks. To learn more about the results a summary report and the full report are provided below.

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Contact Yukon Parks

Phone: 867-667-5648

Park Officers: 867-456-3974

Toll free (in Yukon, NWT & Nunavut):

1-800-661-0408 local 5648)
Fax: 867-393-6223

Email: yukon.parks@gov.yk.ca

Facebook: www.facebook.com/YGYukonParks

Address: Box 2703 (V-4), Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6