Driving to Alaska this summer? Don’t let this wild side-trip pass you by.
Halfway up the Alcan, there’s a secret detour that’s the gateway to great adventure. Leave behind the parade of RVs and giftshops for a sample of the Northwest Territories. A two-hour drive from beautiful Fort Nelson will bring you to the 60th Parallel – where wild waterfalls, stunning parks, placid campgrounds and authentic Indigenous culture await. Here’s how to make the most of it.