Yukon is the smallest and westernmost of Canada's three federal territories It has the smallest .... While the average winter temperature in the Yukon is mild by Canadian arctic standards, no other place in North America gets as cold as the Yukon ...... Flag of Yukon Subdivisions of Yukon. Regions · Klondike · Municipalities.


Snag is a village located on a small, dry-weather sideroad off the Alaska Highway, 25 kilometres (16 mi) east of Beaver Creek, Yukon, Canada ... 1947, the record-low temperature for continental North America was recorded in Snag: −63.0 °C (−81.4 °F). ... Jump up ^ "WMO Region 4 (North America): Lowest Temperature".


They wanted the gold and they sought it,” famed Yukon poet Robert W. Service once wrote ... of Canada's three northern territories during the 1896 Klondike Gold Rush. ... adventure in one of North America's most sparsely populated regions.


Yukon: Yukon, territory of northwestern Canada, an area of rugged mountains and ... Instead, the territory remains among the few frontiers on the North American ...


The Yukon sits in the northwest corner of Canada, north of British Columbia, east of ... As elsewhere in the north, the Yukon isn't like the rest of North America.


Yukon lies within the mountainous cordilleran region of western North America. ... and Mount St. Elias at 18,008 feet (5,489 metres), on the U.S.-Canada border.


Source for information on Yukon Region: Dictionary of American History ... with the Yukon River and the Yukon Territory in northwest North America. ... This great influx prompted the Canadian government to pass in 1898 the Yukon Act, which ...


The upper third of the Yukon lies inside the Arctic Circle, so the wildlife includes caribou, Arctic fox and even Canadian lynx. Elsewhere in the Territory you can ...


Yukon is a state found in the nation of Canada. ... Home to 35,400 people, it is the 12th largest division in Canada in terms of population ... Region Type, Territory.