Whitehorse History Trivia Quiz

Choose the best mode of transportation during the Gold Rush period!

photos: courtesy of Yukon Archives

(1) How would goods be transported from Skagway to Whitehorse in the winter?

a) S.S.Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route

(2) How would you get from Whitehorse to Dawson via the Yukon River?

a) S.S Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route

(3) Which had its route start in Skagway and ending in Whitehorse?

a) S.S Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route

(4) Which moved across the icy waters of the Yukon River?

a) S.S Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route

(5) One man was captain of this vessel:

a) S.S. Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route

(6) On which kind of transport would you see a conductor?

a) S.S. Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route

(7) Which method of transport had to stop for fuel every 30 miles?

a) S.S. Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route

(8) Which of these means of transport would use wood for fuel?

a) S.S Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route

(9) Which of these took one and one-half days to complete their trip?

a) S. S. Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route

(10) It once rode the rapids before retiring on the shores of the Yukon River.

a) S.S. Klondike

b) White Pass and Yukon Route


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