Yukon Wildlife Preserve See Yukon’s iconic wildlife up close and roaming in large, natural habitats! Walk, ski, bike or join interpretive bus tours for a scenic 5 km adventure. Along your journey, view 11 different northern mammals that inhabit grassland, boreal forest, marsh and steep cliff habitats spanning 750 acres. Only 25 minutes north of downtown Whitehorse and open year-round. Enjoy the sights and sounds of guaranteed, safe and respectful wildlife viewing. Be sure to have your camera ready; stunning wildlife photography opportunities await! Located at km 8 on the Takhini Hot Springs Road. 867-456-7300. Complete your immersive nature adventure with a visit to Bean North Cafe in the Woods and Coffee Roasting Company and Takhini Hot Springs!