Set against the sublime backdrop of snow-capped mountains, Whitehorse is an outdoor lover’s dream. Known as the “Wilderness City,” Whitehorse is the stepping stone to the breathtaking nature of the great outdoors. More than 700 kilometers of carefully marked trails run along the scenic river that lead to picturesque lakes. Hiker, biker, or mountain climber, every outdoor adventurer will appreciate the haven of beauty that awaits in Whitehorse. Even for those who would rather experience the relaxed pace of life, Whitehorse has all the trappings of a big city in a small town. Overflowing with amenities such as a burgeoning culinary scene, a variety of entertainment options, and fascinating gold rush history, Whitehorse provides interesting attractions for everyone.