Shop at the Carcross Commons
Opened May to September, the Carcross Commons gathers 18 artisans’ boutiques, a restaurant, a coffee shop and a playground.
The Commons also hosts the Skookum Jim’s House, currently home for Parks Canada – Chilkoot office and a Mac Bride museum exhibition about the Gold Rush.
Click on the icons below to see info about what each business has to offer in the Carcross Commons.
Shelley MacDonald Jewellery Designer
Original Fine Art One of a Kind Jewelry designed and made in Yukon by Heidi Hehn (with authentic natural stone/polymer clay/glass). Postcards, ArtCards, Posters and Prints from the original paintings of Heidi Hehn.
- (867) 335-4265
- Unit #2, Carcross Commons
- Open Mon-Fri 11:00am – 5:00pm
The Maple Rush
Creative and handcrafted fresh maple products. Locally produced, only using 100% pure maple syrup and local flavours. Year round maple taffy on the snow. The Maple Rush is offering an unusual and wide variety of maple products, to enjoy either fresh or as the perfect Canadian gift. Visit us and enjoy a free sample!
- Unit #3, Carcross Commons
Nomada Galeria Artisan
20 years designing and crafting with local material. Including various artists and myself. Jewelry, dolls, local minerals, leather work, clothing, traditional indigenous work from some other parts of the Americas as well. Always hand crafted, not in series, very unique pieces. Suppliers choose very carefully, supporting families directly. NOT MADE IN CHINA!
- (867) 333-3990
- Unit #7, Carcross Commons
We are Carcross’ local bike and board shop. Mountain bike rentals, Stand Up Paddle board rentals, by the hour. Full bike service shop for all your emergency repair needs as well as all the accessories that you may have forgot at home or just realized that you need. Helmets, sun glasses, gloves, flat repair supplies, jerseys, T-shirts, Carcross memorabilia, you name it!
- (867) 668-7599
- Unit #10 & 11, Carcross Commons
- Open Tues-Sun 11:00am – 7:00pm
Carcross Art House
The Yukon Arts Centre in partnership with Carcross/Tagish First Nation, and Carcross/Tagish Management Corporation have created a visual art showcase, to promote Yukon art in Carcross. Supported by Yukon Government, Art House Carcross is a staffed venue showcasing select exceptional local artists to the hundred thousand visitors that come to Carcross over the summer season.
For further information, please contact the staff by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Open from May 19, 2018.
Butterfly Dreams - Quilting Sewing
Butterfly Dreams proposes you a selection of unique, handmade, pieces of quilting and sewing. Stop by!
- Unit 13, Carcross Commons
A riot of colourful, locally made items to decorate both yourself and your home. Primarily focussing on jewellery and sparkly things, you just never know what you might find. From bright earrings to unusual tealight holders, Rooksgard Art makes a bold statement. Designs for the Daringly Different.
Bear’s Paw Quilts
Come visit our pop-up shop full of kits, bundles and patterns. Take home a wall-hanging made with Northern fabrics. We also stock a variety of small quilted items sewn at our main Whitehorse, Yukon Bear’s Paw Quilts location. Our main shop in Whitehorse stocks a range of quilting supplies, has full size quilts for sale, provides classes, and compassionate care for the quilt addicted.
- (867) 393-2327
- Unit #15, Carcross Commons
- Open Mon-Fri 11:00am – 5:00pm
Caribou Crossing Café
A beautiful little gem located in the “six- legged split tail beaver house” with a unique and welcoming atmosphere where locals and tourists alike meet over freshly ground coffees from Yukons own Bean North coffee roasters. We offer delectable espresso drinks- hot and cold-, excellent teas, Italian sodas and organic lemonades. We are THE place for gluten-free and vegan pastries, soups, salads and snacks. Homemade Italian pizza, pasta and grilled sandwiches, freshly prepared just for you.
- (867) 333-0535
- Unit #B, Carcross Commons
- Open Daily 9am-6pm
Bearpaw Gifts in Building C is a seasonal souvenir store in Carcross featuring a combination of souvenirs including unique items that have been hand made by First Nations artists in Canada and the Yukon. We also feature one of a kind and difficult to find clothing and accessories which will be appreciated both for their functionality and appearance.
- (867) 336-2471
- Building C, Carcross Commons
- Open 7 days a week 9:00am – 5:00pm
Yukon Heath's Popcorn Emporium
Yukon Heath’s Popcorn Emporium offers over 25 distinct and wonderful flavors of gourmet popcorn prepared daily in-store! Browse our website or come in and see us at our Skagway store or our Carcross Commons store to sample any of our flavors and chat with our family owners.
- Building D, Carcross Commons
Yukon Art and Craft
Local carvings, native made leather goods, local made wooden bowls, metal art made by the owner Ronald Berg. Soft ice cream, hard ice cream, jade jewelry, many different wildlife welcome signs, wildlife art and décor.
- Unit E, Carcross Commons
- Open Mon-Sun 9:00am – 7:00pm
Parks Canada / MacBride Museum
Enjoy an exhibit of historical photos featuring local First Nations culture and the epic journey over the Chilkoot Trail and down the Yukon River to the Klondike goldfields. (2nd floor) Parks Canada staff are on site to answer questions and guide you through the exhibits.
Bennett Camping Permits are available for purchase, and you can get up-to-date weather forecasts and trail conditions. To prepare for your Bennett Camping Adventure, you can watch the video “Staying Safe in Bear Country”.
Bistro on Bennett
A unique eatery with local northern sensations and character! Items to stay or to go. Yukon Brewing draft beers on tap, baked goods, espresso, ice cream, and more!
- (867) 821-3002
- Restaurant, Carcross Commons
- Open Daily 8am-8pm