Author: Daniel Fox

RCMP Musical Ride to return after two decades

Horses, riders to perform on Aug. 14 at Skagway School By DAN FOX EDITOR For the first time in over 20 years, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police will perform its famous equestrian Musical Ride in Skagway on Aug. 14. The show will feature the RCMP’s world-renowned troop of 32 horses and riders marching and prancing in formation at the Skagway School ball field. “We’re just really excited to be doing this,” Convention and Visitors Bureau Tourism Director Cody Jennings said. “Not very many people actually remember having it here, so we’re excited – I remember seeing it, though.” The...

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Women of Skagway

“There is no use trying to discourage them, our wills are strong and courage unfailing,” Annie Hall Strong wrote in The Skaguay News in 1897, according to the National Park Service.

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