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Video: Casey Brown, Micayla Gatto & Georgia Astle Explore the Yukon in The Back Forty - Episode 4

Jan 13, 2021
by Martin Faubert-Smith  

After 2 weeks on the road and close to 2500 km's driven, the girls had finally reached the most northern part of the trip: Whitehorse. Driving this far made everyone realize how massive their home province is and was a real eye opener to the diversity of the landscape. Massive rounded mountain tops, large crystal clear lakes and a canvas of oranges and reds from the leaves slowly falling from the trees. 

The late summer temperatures we had in BC were now only a warm memory, we had entered into fall time in the Yukon and the riding got a lot chillier.

We could have spent another week or so exploring this beautiful area, but we had to reluctantly U-turn the trucks, and point them back south. It was a bitter end, but as we left, the sun set perfectly into our rear-view mirrors, like if it was telling us that we will be back one day.

Video by William Binamé & Jonathan Ferguson
Produced by Steelhead Marketing
Sponsored by Clif, Smith, Trailforks, MTB BC & Tourism Yukon

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  • 24 1
 That was rad! Good work from all the crew! Season 2 in 2021?
  • 2 0
 I really hope there is a Season 2! This serie it's amazing! Beautiful locations, Awesome riding, nice trails and tons of fun!!! A dream trip for sure.
  • 13 0
 Hey guys! Thanks for the concern, I know it looks careless as it was released today but We did the trip back in September and followed ALL Covid restrictions and recommendations from the government at that time, NOW we’re all at home doing what the government has recommended- staying home. ✌????
  • 1 0
 Spectacular series, Well done showcasing some great Canadian areas to get out in the mountains!
  • 2 0
 You and the whole team did an amazing job up here, you only spent 5 minutes in the coffee shop and bike shop. We hope you will be back and thank you for signing my daughters Boreale jersey.... it made her Holiday season one to remember.
  • 1 0
 @Yukonrider29: What month was this? Looks like a beautiful time to do the trip with the leaves and probably less bugs than the summer Wink
  • 11 0
 to mtn bike the Yukon, boreale is highly recommended
  • 5 0
  • 4 0
 Some seriously epic terrain y'all have up there!
  • 4 0
 Is that an ARB bumper on the 3rd Gen T4R?

Sorry - wrong forum
  • 3 0
 some great inspiration for 2022 travel plans , feeling a long road trip is in order
  • 2 0
 This is awesome so dreamy to be riding that far up north. I would love to get up there some day.
  • 2 0
 Epic week with Boréale a few years ago. They also cook the most amazing food after a hard ride!!!
  • 2 0
 Just checked: population density Yukon 0.06 inh/km2, my country 500... [SIGH]
  • 1 0
 video isn't working for me. The preview thumbnail is when I drag it across the timeline, but the video itself is just a bunch of lines. Frown
  • 2 0
 Thanks for taking us along girls, looking forward to more next year?
  • 2 0
 Refreshing to see, great video and job with out.
  • 1 0
 I'd love to go there some day. Are there any restrictions on the amount of people allowed on trails at any one time?
  • 3 0
 We have 850km of single track in Whitehorse alone.... you rarely ever see anyone on our trails. The territory is larger than the state of California and has 38 000 people.
  • 2 0
 Awesome! Smile
  • 1 0
 I love these videos. Just wish they were longer.
  • 1 0
 What a picturesque part of the world!! Nice vid too cheers
  • 1 0
 ...with that
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