Category Archives: Caribou

Caribou alongside the Alaska Highway

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Caribou have a spring migration and these days they are crossing the Alaska highway outside of Watson LakeĀ and near Teslin Yukon.

It can be a real road hazard at night. A large sign can be seen on the road warning people about their presence.

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Hesitant caribou

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This shy caribou was spotted on the turnoff road to Carcross. Appropriately, the community’s name is a shortening of Caribou Crossing.

Caribou in the spring

DSC_0081 DSC_0087A caribou sniffs the air, smelling the effect of rain on the landscape.