Klondyke Nuggets eBook

Joseph Francis Ladue
This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 101 pages of information about Klondyke Nuggets.


Via st. Michael
San Francisco to Dutch Harbor 2,400
Seattle or Victoria to Dutch Harbor 2,000
Dutch Harbor to St. Michael 750
St. Michael to Cudahy 1,600

Via Taiya pass
Victoria to Taiya 1,000
Taiya to Cudahy 650

Via Stikine river
Victoria to Wrangell 750
Wrangell to Telegraph Creek 150
Telegraph Creek to Teslin Lake 150
Teslin Lake to Cudahy 650

Distances from head of Taiya inlet.

Head of canoe navigation, Taiya River               5.90
Forks of Taiya River                                8.38
Summit of Taiya Pass                               14.76
Landing at Lake Lindeman                           23.06
Foot of Lake Lindeman                              27.49
Head of Lake Bennet                                28.09
Boundary line B.C. and N.W.T. (Lat 60 deg.)            38.09
Foot of Lake Bennet                                53.85
Foot of Caribou Crossing (Lake Nares)              56.44
Foot of Tagish Lake                                73.25
Head of Marsh Lake                                 78.15
Foot of Marsh Lake                                 97.21
Head of Miles Canon                               122.94
Foot of Miles Canon                               123.56
Head of White Horse Rapids                        124.95
Foot of White Horse Rapids                        125.33
Tahkeena River                                    139.92
Head of Lake Labarge                              153.07
Foot of Lake Labarge                              184.22
Teslintoo River                                   215.88
Big Salmon River                                  249.33
Little Salmon River                               285.54
Five Finger Rapids                                344.83
Pelly River                                       403.29
White River                                       499.11
Stewart River                                     508.91
Sixty-Mile Creek                                  530.41
Dawson City—­The Principal Mining Town            575.70
Fort Reliance                                     582.20
Forty-Mile River                                  627.08
Boundary Line.                                    667.43

“Another route is now being explored between Telegraph Creek and Teslin Lake and will soon be opened.  Telegraph Creek is the head of steamer navigation on the Stikine River and is about 150 miles from Teslin Lake.  The Yukon is navigable for steamers from its mouth to Teslin Lake, a distance of 2,300 miles.  A road is being located by the Dominion Government.  A grant of $2,000 has been made by the province of British Columbia for opening it.

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