Bear Glacier, Stewart-Hyder Access Road, Cassiar Highway

Cruising the Cassiar


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers built the Alaska Highway during World War II with the easiest route possible. The result is an pretty¬†boring drive. WC strongly prefers the Cassiar Highway, which breaks away south from the Alcan just before Watson Lake and runs 450 miles to the Yellowhead, Canada Highway 16, about 150 miles…