On a journey through a landscape of untouched splendour and cultural richness, Michael Cowton discovers that nature’s finest hour lasts forever

DSC_1458Around every tree, every corner, and every river bend, the views simply take your breath away

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See what I mean!

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On the road to Kluane National Park

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Long roads demand big trucks

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Tombstone Territorial Park, and possibly the loneliest toilet in the world… bear-proof, naturally

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A common form of transport, and a fabulous way to see the country unfold before you

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Guess who’s coming to dinner…

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A magical sunset… midnight on Lake Labarge

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End of the road for this glacier in Kluane National Park and Reserve

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Dawson City, which sprang to life as the epicentre of the Klondike Gold Rush in 1898

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Play it again, Sam… impromptu trio rattle out the tunes in a bar in Dawson City

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A slightly outdated mode of transport

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Home on the range. The author takes a break from his daily chores!

All images © Michael Cowton