Planning a Trip to the Great Land

Posted in About Alaska, Traveling to the Yukon

Alaska & Yukon Map with Westmark Hotels locations.

The Ultimate Great Land Vacation Itinerary If there’s one thing we know here at Westmark Hotels—well, other than how to offer our guests truly one-of-a-kind lodging experiences—it’s how to make the most of a Great Land vacation. We’re always getting asked by our guests what we think is the best way to experience the beauty and expanse of Alaska…

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Whitehorse for every traveler

Posted in Traveling to the Yukon

whitehorse miles canyon

Nicknamed the Wilderness City, Whitehorse in Canada’s Yukon Territory has a special allure all its own. Located along the banks of the Yukon River and surrounded by mountains, Whitehorse is a destination that offers something for every kind of traveler. Whether you’re looking for a fun family destination, a peek into Whitehorse’s history, an adventure…

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8 Truly Adventurous Things to do in Dawson City

Posted in Traveling to the Yukon

Two canoes that hold two people in each vessel coast down the blue Yukon River with Greenery and the blue sky behind them.

Dawson City is the embodiment of Yukon adventure. Even the journey to get here is exciting – drive through virtually untouched forest and awe-inspiring mountains (be sure to switch drivers so you can both take in the scenery!). Or fly over it all for views that cannot be matched. Once you’re here, the excitement really…

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