The popularity of driving the Alaska Highway during the shoulder seasons has been growing nearly
every year and the emergence of winter camping is being fueled through the growing interest
in the gazing at the Northern Lights from one of the hot springs in the Yukon and Northern B.C.
Is The Alaska Highway Open All Year?
Like many of the major highways that you travel in the north, the Alcan is maintained and kept
open to travelers all through the year. Commercial travel on this highway makes year round travel
a necessity and the level of emphasis on keeping it open has never been in question.