My Yukon Life Survival Mug

Who doesn’t need the occasional reminder of what’s important in life? Get your mug now at My Yukon Life‘s online store:


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A Lynx Encounter of the Close Kind

Since I moved to the Yukon I’ve been lucky enough to see several lynx, and a few times I was fairly near to them. Lynx sightings are rare because they’re shy, cautious animals. That’s what makes this video of a lynx encounter of the close kind particularly surprising.

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My Yukon Life’s Online Store Now Open

My Yukon Life’s new online store is up at Select from a variety of Yukon-themed items including coffee mugs, t-shirts, coasters, cards and much more. Keep My Yukon Life podcasts free by shopping here for cool, inexpensive gifts.

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Watch Norman Winther in The Last Trapper

The Last Trapper is a docu-drama about Norman Winther, a Yukon trapper who lived in the bush outside of Dawson with his wife. Together, they lived off the land and endured many hardships.

I had the pleasure of interviewing Norman Winther for Episode 15 of My Yukon Life podcast radio. Norman talks about his life as a trapper and offers some behind-the-scenes anecdotes about the making of The Last Trapper. You can listen to that podcast here:

If you haven’t seen The Last Trapper, you can watch it here:

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Do You Dream of the Yukon?

Do you dream of the Yukon?


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New: My Yukon Life Online Store

Just in time for the holidays! I’ve created an online store of Yukon- and My Yukon Life-themed merchandise. T-shirts, magnets, pet bowls, coasters, mugs, pillows, plates, tote bags, and playing cards. This is a great way to take the Yukon home with you AND support My Yukon Life. I’m working on integrating the online store with our website but for now, you can find everything at

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