The Klondike Gold Rush tells the legendary story of the Alaska-Yukon Gold Rush. Over 100,000 people voyage to the far North intent on reaching the Canadian boom-town Dawson City and striking it rich. Historians and authors bring insight and perspective to the event that changed the lives of thousands. Present-day characters reveal that the frontier spirit is still alive in the Klondike.
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Photos taken by Eric Hegg and Frank La Roche are the lasting treasures of the gold rush.
Actress Sue Taylor recites Robert Service’s famed ballad “The Cremation of Sam McGee.”
The Palace Grand Theatre plays a significant role in Dawson City’s gold rush history.
The Klondike gold rush area spans thousands of miles of pristine natural beauty.