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Inuvik-trip day-7 (Whitehorse-YT to DawsonCity-YT) on 2008jun29

Photos from Whitehorse YT on 2008-Jun29:
recycling-bin: with Raven (Corvus corax) building: Beringia Centre museum-display: many museum-display: Scimitar-cat (Homotherium serum) sign: Scimitar-cat (Homotherium serum) the: Beringia Centre Mammoth (Mammuthus sp) me: with Mammoth (Mammuthus sp) me: with lookalikes Wild flax (Linum lewisii): Gormans penstemon (Penstemon gormanii): plant Gormans penstemon (Penstemon gormanii): flowers

Photos from Lake Laberge YT on 2008-Jun29:
sign: Larger Than Life Yukon + Lake Laberge sign: Lake Laberge Bodins milk-vetch (Astragalus bodinii): clump Bodins milk-vetch (Astragalus bodinii): closer Northern goldenrod (Solidago multiradiata): in bud Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale): flower sign: events plus eggs for sale at Moms Bakery the: Lake Laberge Caribou (Rangifer tarandus) sculpture at Moms Bakery the: marge of Lake Lebarge the: marge of Lake Lebarge the: marge of Lake Lebarge photographer: Doris on the marge of Lake Lebarge me: with Doris on the marge of Lake Lebarge Winter cress (Barbarea orthoceras): plant Winter cress (Barbarea orthoceras): flowers Prickly rose (Rosa acicularis): bud Field chickweed (Cerastium arvense)?: flowers Willow (Salix sp): flowers Showy jacobs-ladder (Polemonium pulcherrimum): plant Showy jacobs-ladder (Polemonium pulcherrimum): flower Showy locoweed (Oxytropis splendens): clump Showy locoweed (Oxytropis splendens): plant Showy locoweed (Oxytropis splendens): flowers
-- note: in Robert Service's "Cremation of Sam McGee", the spelling is Lebarge; the place-name from a French surname is Laberge


Photos from Carmacks YT on 2008-Jun29:
sign: Welcome to Carmacks the hub of the Yukon sign: Tage Cho Hudan interpretive centre sign: Welcome to Carmacks in ceramic-tile building: Tage Cho Hudan Cultural Centre sign: Tage Cho Hudan Cultural Centre on sign: Tage Cho Hudan Cultural Centre about Pacific hemlock parsley (Conioselinum gmelinii): plant Pacific hemlock parsley (Conioselinum gmelinii): flowers in bud Arnica (Arnica sp): flowers Arnica (Arnica sp): flowers closer Dogwood (Cornus sp): foliage+flowers Dogwood (Cornus sp): flowers Alpine bistort (Polygonum viviparum): plant Alpine bistort (Polygonum viviparum): plant Alpine bistort (Polygonum viviparum): buds+flowers+seeds

Photos from KlondikeHwy N of Carmacks YT on 2008-Jun29:
roadside: wildflowers roadside: wildflowers Nodding locoweed (Oxytropis deflexa): Tall fireweed (Epilobium augustifolium): plant Four-petalled gentian (Gentianella propinqua): bad roadkill: Arctic ground-squirrel (Spermophilus parryii) roadkill: Arctic ground-squirrel (Spermophilus parryii)

Photos from DiamondToothGertiesGamblingHall in DawsonCity YT on 2008-Jun29:
dancers: at Diamond-Tooth-Gerties Gambling-Hall dancers: at Diamond-Tooth-Gerties Gambling-Hall dancers: at Diamond-Tooth-Gerties Gambling-Hall dancers: at Diamond-Tooth-Gerties Gambling-Hall
-- note: Diamond-Tooth-Gerties Gambling-Hall and Saloon, the first legal casino in Canada, opened in 1971, in a building built in 1910, and was named after an actual gold-rush-era dance-hall-queen Gertie Lovejoy.