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Skagway Wheelchair Accessible Train Excursion


Ride along the rails on a real gold-rush era, narrow-gauge railroad from Skagway into the heart of Yukon, on this memorable 2.5 hour, wheelchair friendly excursion.

Sit back and enjoy as you ride from Skagway into the heart of the Yukon on the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad. Onboard the train, you will climb 3,000 feet high to admire scenic vistas and past aptly spots named Inspiration Point and Dead Horse Gulch on your way to the headwaters of the famous Yukon River. Along the 40 mile train ride, you will enjoy interesting narration to help you understand and appreciate the scenery even better.

When you book this tour with Sage Traveling, we arrange the accessible train car with accessible bathroom, as well as assistance to board the train!

The Skagway Wheelchair Accessible Train Excursion features:

  • An unforgettable train experience riding a real gold-rush era train from Skagway to the heart of Yukon.
  • Fully accessible train with a lift to help wheelchair users easily board.
  • Incredible photo opportunities of Alaska’s beauty from 3,000 feet high.

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Tour Highlights

  • Firsthand experience of breathtaking Alaskan nature
  • White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad
  • Scenic vistas
  • Inspiration Point and Dead Horse Gulch
  • Headwaters of Yukon River.

If you prefer to go at your own pace and enjoy a full day of exploration, consider trying our Skagway: rent a Jeep and self-guide your tour to the Yukon

Accessibility Details

The Skagway Wheelchair Accessible Train Excursion has a 3 Star Sage Accessibility Rating because the tour itself does not require any walking or long distances to navigate. It did not receive a higher rating because wheelchair users will have to roll to the Skagway train station in order to start the tour. This is located approximately 1 mile away from the cruise terminal.

The train is equipped with a wheelchair lift and offers plenty of open space areas for wheelchair users to conveniently sit next to one of the large panoramic windows. There is also an accessible restroom with grab bars located onboard the train.

While onboard the train, you will enjoy incredible views including montains, waterfalls, breathtaking vegetation and much more!

Tour Details

Tour duration: 2.5 hours
Cost: $149 per person for Adults. $75 per child.
Days of the week the tour is offered: 7 days a week
Meet-up time: Morning.
Dress code: None
Entrance tickets: Not necessary.
Cancellation policy: 80% refund with at least 7 days notice, No refund with at less than 7 days notice. Tours run rain or shine.
Not included: gratuities.

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