Chadden Lake is another Yukon beauty which is very close to the city of Whitehorse. It is reached from the Chadburn Lake Road in the Riverdale subdivision, across the bridge from downtown Whitehorse.
Antagonists in the confrontation in Yukon over the Peel Watershed are polarized between protecting the environment and creating economic opportunity. The Peel Watershed is not only a pristine wilderness; it is potentially rich in fossil fuels that could be extracted using a hotly disputed method.
Walking along schwatka lake in the Yukon always presents wonderful and captivating images! Photo: Natasha Marie
On my maiden voyage to the Yukon, about 20 minutes into my first walk to the salmon run, I came across this sweetie limping down the road by the dam, coxed her into a treed area and she lay down right in front of me happy to put on a show and pose willingly for my camera.
Some just call it a nature-town and some call it their whole life. Those who live here permanently are blessed and those who lived here previously are either nostalgic or feel proud of that they were here. Photo: Gurdeep Pandher