Essential Gear List for Day Hikes (Downloadable Checklist)

Hiking and snowshoeing are both great ways to get some fresh air, exercise and to enjoy nature. Many people enjoy day hikes through the woods or mountains, but it’s important to keep in mind that hiking can be risky if you’re not properly prepared beforehand. There are numerous vital items to pack in your backpack for a… Read More»

Six Basic Safety Tips for Hiking in Winter (or Any Time of Year)

Visiting the great outdoors and seeking out of the way locations that allow you to experience the backcountry in the best way possible is a popular activity among novice and seasoned hikers alike. Hiking in regions with colder climates, planning a trip during winter weather and dealing with safety concerns that may not be an… Read More»

Kwik Tek and Yukon Charlies Combine Forces for a Year Round Outdoor Recreational Product Assortment

The team here at Yukon Charlie’s is proud to announce that we have been acquired by Kwik Tek Inc. to combine forces for a year round outdoor recreational product assortment. Kwik Tek is a leading manufacturer of the Airhead and Sportstuff watersports and winter products. The combination of the two companies will strengthen our overall presence in… Read More»