Chris and Joanne Widrig

Welcome to the Yukon! I have been guiding here in the north over forty years. At the tender age of sixteen I began working for my grandfather, George Dalziel, one of the pioneer outfitters in Northern British Columbia. As with most young guides I started at the bottom of the pecking order, wrangling horses and learning from those with more experience. Many seasons were spent polishing my guiding skills in the Cassiar Mountains, looking after horses in the winter, running a trap line and becoming a proficient bush pilot. People were starting to wonder when I might grow up and get a “real job”…


2014 Newsletter

Our horses are now back on the farm, our hard working guides have gone home and our hunters are probably sitting in offices, day dreaming about their incredible Yukon adventure. It is time for me to write a 29th season newsletter!

Overall we had a very successful fall, harvesting 10 dall sheep, 10 caribou, 12 moose, 3 grizzly and a wolfAll hunters had shooting opportunities at primary animals, either dall sheep or moose…