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The Dawson City River Hostel (tel. 867/993-6823 summer only; www.yukonhostels.com) is just across from the Dawson Ferry. Beds are available in a variety of shared and private rooms in riverfront cabins. There's no electricity (though there is the midnight sun for a nightlight), and wood fire heats the sauna and the prospector's bath house. The rate for Hostelling International members is C$18, C$22 for nonmembers; private rooms cost C$46. The Gold Rush Campground (tel. 867/993-5247; www.goldrushcampground.com), at the corner of 4th Avenue and York Street, is right in Dawson and operated by very friendly folks; rates range from C$20 to C$40

Each of the hotels listed, except the Dawson City Bunkhouse and the Westmark Inn, are open year-round.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.