It's interesting that many people are
surprised when you tell them the "Mighty Yukon River"
flows West by North West. I guess because most rivers in the heavier
populated areas of North America flow South.
Yukon River starts just South of Whitehorse and flows 3185
kilometers (1979 miles) before it empties into the Bering Sea. And an interesting
tidbit... there's only 4 bridges crossing the entire river (as of