3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
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Sky High Wilderness is an "off the grid" Ranch -NO electricity,NO wifi and limited cell service. We have wood heated cabins, propane lights, outdoor toilets and a gravity fed shower. Our Raven Yurt is the perfect base for your adventure in the Yukon! This yurt is located in the main area of our ranch nestled in a grove of spruce trees.

The space

Our ranch is "off the grid" - so no electricity, no running water, limited cell service and outhouses! This is the true Yukon experience! This yurt has lights powered with propane and a small 2 burner stove top and is heated with an oil fireplace. We provide you with water for drinking and washing up and the kitchen is stocked with everything you need to cook a meal. We aren't located near any grocery stores so don't forget to pick up groceries before you come to the ranch! This yurt has two single beds and comfortably fits 2 people, we can also provide a cot for a 3rd person at an extra cost.

Guest access

In the winter time we run dogsled tours from our ranch, in the summer time the dogs rest and you can join one of our guided horseback tours. If you would like to know more just let us know when you book!

Interaction with guests

Our ranch manager or one of our employees will greet you when you arrive and show you to your yurt. There is usually one of our employees or owners available at the ranch.

Other things to note

Our ranch is one of the best spots in Whitehorse to view the Aurora! We're at a higher elevation so quite often out of the clouds and we also don't have any light pollution. There are also plenty of trails all within walking distance and great for hiking in the summer and skiing and snowshoeing in the winter.

Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
2 single beds

Free parking on premise
Family/Kid Friendly
Indoor Fireplace

Extra people £15 / night after 2 guests
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check in time is 1PM - 6PM
Check out by 11AM

NO outdoor Fires of any kind unless permission is given by a staff member. Forest fire risk is often high in the Yukon and there are times when a camp fire is not allowed. In the case that permission is given fires must be in contained in the provided firepits. No Bonfires.

We expect our guests to act independently and respectfully towards staff, other guests, our animals and the environment.

We have some free roaming dogs on our property, some are pets and some are old retired sled dogs who have earned their freedom. Every animal is different and you never know how dogs will react with each other, SO PLEASE LEAVE YOUR PETS AT HOME so our dogs can continue to roam free and happy.

All of our buildings are non-smoking and no pets

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Dog(s) and other pet(s) live in the house


Safety features
Smoke detector

1 night minimum stay

7 Reviews

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Jeremy User Profile
September 2017
We loved it! We wanted to get off the grid and find peace and quiet and this is it. The description is accurate: no running water or electricity or wifi, which is just what we wanted. Short walk to fish lake and it is so quiet at night! Would definitely stay here again!
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Response from Sky High Wilderness:
Hello Jeremy, That is awesome to hear! We are so happy you enjoyed yourself. We try to give our guests the true off grid experience :) And having the lake so close to the property makes for a great walk ! We Hope to see you back here for another visit!
September 2017

Andrew User Profile
March 2017
Awesome yurt! Great jumping off point for skiing, fat biking, hiking etc. Super comfortable accommodation.

Estelle User Profile
July 2016
We arrived late back from The Chilkoot trail and missed our rental car, we called Sky high wilderness and they came and rescued us - took us for groceries and into town the next day to get our car - you can't ask for more than that !!!! The Yurt was lovely we loved it with the windows rolled up, it transforms it/// lovely to see the friendly horses wandering around - It all was a great experience and we are happy we have had our Yurt experience in the wilderness

Lauren User Profile
March 2016
I had an absolutely wonderful experience at Sky High Ranch. The setting is stunning and the staff was friendly and helpful. This is a perfect remote outpost, off the grid, no electricity or indoor plumbing. Yet, there is always activity on the ranch, from the dogs to snow machine tours. I had a miraculous experience!

Elizabeth User Profile
November 2015
The yurt was tucked away in the snowy woods and on our arrival, the stove had warmed the place up and everything was ready for our arrival. I never met or saw the person who ran the place, though my friend did. It was off season when we were there though.

Erin User Profile
August 2015
The Raven Yurt experience was great! We had everything we needed in the yurt to be comfortable and our host was willing to answer any questions or provide us with whatever was needed. She was even kind enough to turn on the stove to warm up the yurt in advance of our arrival. And we really appreciated having the option of arranging for pick-up in Whitehorse and a drop off at the airport for our flight home. There was also amazing hiking nearby! It was a highlight of our time in the Yukon.

Maximilian User Profile
March 2017
Nordlichter waren auch Ende März noch gut zu sehen Wir waren super zufrieden und können es jedem nur empfehlen hier eine Nacht zu verbringen.

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Sky High Wilderness Ranch is a must see destination for your Yukon adventure! Located in the Coastal Mountains of Southern Yukon, on the shores of the beautiful Fish Lake, we are approximately 30 minutes from downtown Whitehorse. During the Winter we run once in a lifetime dog sled tours where you get drive your very own sled and team of dogs! During the summer time you can soak in the midnight sun and the beautiful scenery from the back of a horse. We also have accommodation in the form of cozy cabins, unique yurts or our rustic lodge, each one allows you to experience the absolute serenity of living on an off the grid ranch. If you are not comfortable driving in snow in winter, we do offer a shuttle service with pick up from any down town hotels for a fee. Call us now to book your adventure of a lifetime!!

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