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


Northern Canada, colloquially the North, is the vast northernmost region of Canada variously defined by geography and politics. Politically, the term refers to three territories of Canada: Yukon, Northwest ... This region was heavily involved in the North American fur trade during its peak importance, and is home to many Métis ...


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


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.


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.


North America's oldest documented human remains, roughly 25,000 to 40,000 ... and more people are beginning to discover Canada's far northwestern frontier. ... Artists from around the region display their work at the Yukon Arts Centre, the ...


May 5, 2016 ... The first Europeans to come to the Canadian North were explorers looking ... Robert Kennicott, an American working on behalf of the ... The Yukon region grew in importance, as resources in Rupert's Land became depleted.


Details on foods and regional specialities, types of food available in Yukon ... Canada: Key Info ... Fresh fish and wild game are staples of the Yukon diet.


May 18, 2011 ... There are over 600 km of interconnected lakes in the region. ... The Yukon has some of North America's largest populations of grizzly bears and ...