Economic Activity and Development
The principal economic activity in Carcross is through government services: Federal, Territorial, and First Nation.
Tourism also plays a large role; the White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad transports tourists from major cruise ships between the Alaska port of Skagway and Carcross in summer months. Opportunities for local businesses to provide goods and services, from outdoor adventure to local art, are abundant.
Improved availability of internet technology also opens up new opportunities for business creation and the opportunity to market the many attributes and local innovations of Carcross worldwide.
Carcross/Tagish First Nation
Provides information on employment opportunities with the First Nation government
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