2016 Alaska Caravan #2

July 18 - September 5, 2016 Dawson Creek, BC

Alaska’s breathtaking scenery is worth the trip alone, but travel with Winnebago Outdoor Adventures and you’ll get so much more! Explore the frontier lands by observing wildlife in its natural habitat, dining on fresh salmon, and reliving the Gold Rush era through old-time vaudeville and historic tours. You’ll have an opportunity to see parts of British Columbia, the Yukon Territory, and Alaska that might otherwise be missed.

Days 1-2: Dawson Creek, BC
• Welcome to Dawson Creek presentation
• Caravan orientation
• Group social
• Group photo at Milepost “0”
• Welcome dinner

Day 3: Fort Nelson, BC
• Welcome Visitor Program

Day 4: Muncho Lake, BC

Day 5: Watson Lake, YT
• Liard Outdoor Hot Springs (optional)
• Signpost Forest & Museum (optional)
• Evening dinner

Days 6-8: Whitehorse, YT
• Pioneer banquet
• City tour of Whitehorse
• SS Klondike tour
• Frantic Follies Vaudeville Show
• Beringia Interpretive Center (optional)
• Free day

Day 9: Destruction Bay, YT
• Wildlife Museum
• Breakfast at the campground

Days 10-11: Tok, AK
• Chicken, AK (optional)

Days 12-15: Valdez, AK
• City tour
• Columbia Glacier Cruise
• Free day (optional fishing excursions)

Day 16-17: Palmer, AK
• Palmer’s Visitor Center
• Agricultural Showcase Garden
• Colony House Museum
• Musk Ox Farm
• Lunch at the Inn Cafe

Days 18-19: Seward, AK
• Alaska SeaLife Center
• Free day (optional fishing)

Days 20-22: Homer, AK
• Evening dinner
• 2 free days
• Optional fishing

Days 23-26: Anchorage, AK
• Anchorage City Tour to include lunch
• Anchorage Museum of History & Art
• Alaska Native Heritage Museum
• 2 free days

Days 27-30: Denali National Park, AK
• Cabin Nite Dinner Theatre
• Husky Homestead tour
• Denali National Park tour to include box lunch
• Free day

Days 31-34: Fairbanks, AK
• Alaska salmon bake
• Palace saloon show
• Fairbanks City tour to include lunch
• Eldorado Gold Mine tour
• Riverboat Discovery tour
• Free day with optional Barrow, AK and Arctic Circle tour

Day 35: Tok, AK

Day 36: Destruction Bay, YT
• BBQ dinner

Days 37-40: Haines, AK
• Fjord Express to Juneau, AK includes continental breakfast and light dinner, wildlife and whale watching, city of Juneau bus tour, Mendenhall Glacier
• White Pass and Yukon train ride
• Free day

Days 41-42: Whitehorse, YT
• Evening dinner
• Free day

Day 43: Watson Lake, YT

Day 44: Iskut, BC
• Optional trout fishing

Days 45-46: Stewart, BC
• Bear viewing in Hyder
• Salmon Glacier (optional)
• Free day

Day 47: Smithers, BC

Days 48-49: Prince George, BC
• Free day
• Farewell dinner

Day 50: Farewell
• Farewell continental breakfast

PRICE INCLUDES: Caravan hosts and tailenders, camping fees, admission to attractions and meals noted in the schedule, bussing provided on the majority of the tours (tow cars will be used when it is impractical to bus a short distance), taxes and gratuities, 2016 Milepost Magazine

NOTE: Winnebago Outdoor Adventures reserves the right to run this caravan without a tailender if we do not meet the minimum number required for two host units.

Tow cars are recommended. CB radios are required.

Information on optional fishing excursions, a Brown Bear Adventure in Homer, helicopter, rafting, and ATV adventures in Denali and Arctic Circle adventures out of Fairbanks will be emailed out on or before March 15, 2016.

The electric service on this caravan will not always accommodate your air conditioner or electric heater.

IMPORTANT: Identification is necessary for Customs and Immigration. All US and Canadian citizens will need a valid passport when crossing the US/Canadian border.

NOTE: This event is subject to change without prior notice due to circumstances beyond our control, or for the best interest of the participants.

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4 Comments

  1. Dan Beatie posted on October 12, 2015

    we are very interested in the Alaska caravan #2 trip for 7/18/16 we have winnebago sightseer
    31′ 2 people and a second couple with a 34′ winnebago sightseer so two rigs and one towed car. please email info we need to join your caravan

    1. Melissa Kearney posted on November 25, 2015

      Hi, Dan. I sent you an email!

  2. Bev Robertson posted on January 7, 2016

    We are very interested in a caravan to AK in 2017. How soon will the information be out as both of the 2016 are full?

    1. Melissa Kearney posted on January 11, 2016

      Hi, Bev,

      Registration for our 2017 events should open within the next month – two at most. All WIT Club members will receive an email alerting them that registration has opened.