Trails & Upcoming Events

SKI CLUB KIDS ON THE LOG CABIN 2K TRAIL – Photo by instructor Nicole Kovacs

March 3-5, 2023 Report


We had a dump of 12″ of new snow this past week so the crew was able to get out and groom the Dyea flats campground and up West Creek Road. Also, Brad’s Road out to the Taiya River has been packed and is good for skiing for the first time this winter!
LOG CABIN TRAILS (see maps below)
Race Course is In! Kids 2K, Fr. Mouchet, Blonde Triangle and lower Boorman to aid station meadow, Saldi In & Out, Bourcy Backside, Caposey Cutoff are all groomed and track-set; Buckwheat Back Loop and Korsmo Corkscrew (packed, race ready after March 5 weekend).  Ski Club up there Saturday, March 4, 11-1 AK time on the Kids 2K.

Reminder to all: the Log Cabin Ski Trails are designated for Cross-Country Skiing Only for the safety of everyone – no snow machines on trails please!  The Log Cabin Ski Trails are part of Recreation Sites & Trails BC and are maintained by our Log Cabin Ski Society volunteers from Skagway and the Yukon. The parking lot is on Parks Canada land, and outhouses in the winter are maintained by LCSS.

Here are the 2022-23 non-motorized weekends for the parking lot and Chilkoot Trail National Historic Site:

  • December 16-18
  • January 6-8
  • January 27-29
  • February 17-19
  • March 10-12 (race day is March 11)
  • March 31-April 2
  • April 21-23 (last one)
RECOMMENDED: Read this CTNHS Winter-Use Information Kit for the Chilkoot Trail-Log Cabin area.
For current highway and weather conditions, check these links:  Yukon Avalanche Assn. Fraser Station •  Taiya Inlet/Klondike Hwy WeatherFraser Camera •  511 Alaska HighwaysYukon Highways • Carcross YT Weather

 For updated trails information, you may also call The Mountain Shop in Skagway at 907-983-2544.

Log Cabin Ski Trails Map courtesy of Recreation Sites & Trails BC! 

Log Cabin Cross Country Ski Trails