Active Yukoners are reminded that they may go to local parks and playgrounds to get fresh air and play as long as they keep safely spaced from anyone who’s not in their household. The City of Whitehorse continues to follow the recommendations from the Yukon Chief Medical Officer of Health.
Jumpstart Inclusive Playground at Shipyards Park
Work has begun at Shipyards Park to create space for a future universally accessible playground, thanks to the generosity of local Canadian Tire dealers Mike Varley and Dan Charlebois, as well as Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities.
Read the full Public Service Announcement here.
Did you know that the City has approximately 33.9 kilometres of trails per 1,000 residents? The Canadian average is 0.9 km per 1,000 residents!
Parks is responsible for:
- maintaining the Millennium and Waterfront trails (if other paved trails require maintenance, please contact Fleet and Transportation Maintenance)
- Robert Service Campground
- management of City owned parks including Rotary Park and Shipyards Park
- festival and special event grant
- contact us here