Family-friendly and close to downtown
Surrounded by mountains on three sides and the Yukon river on the fourth, Riverdale is a beautiful town. Separated from Whitehorse by the river, this neighbourhood is famous for its 5 km long Millenium Trail. This trail connects to the River Loop Trail and Miles Canyon and is one of the most exciting hiking trails into the wilderness of the Yukon. Riverdale is a colourful residential area and has some great entertainment packed into its high streets which include popular local pubs, eateries, bowling, gyms, skating etc.
It is the best place in the Yukon to start a family considering the existence of all modern amenities alongside breathtaking natural landscapes. This town has plenty of schools and daycares for children and has a work-friendly environment that suits young couples. A skilled, educated population combined with modern infrastructure set against the transfixing natural landscapes of the Yukon — that’s Riverdale for you.