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The Silver Trail (Yukon Highway 11) connects the communities of Mayo, Elsa and Keno City with the Klondike Highway at Stewart Crossing, where that highway crosses the Stewart River.

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Highway 11
Silver Trail
Route information
Maintained by Yukon DOH&PW
Length68 mi (109 km)
Major junctions
West end Hwy 2 (Klondike Highway) in Stewart Crossing
East endKeno City
Highway system
Territorial highways in Yukon
Hwy 10Hwy 37

Originally built in 1950-51 as the Whitehorse-Mayo Road, and long known as Yukon Highway 2, the route was renumbered in 1978 as Highway 11, and in the mid-1980s was given its name, referring to the historic operations of silver mining in the district.

The highway is paved as far as Mayo's airport, and is gravel from there to Elsa and Keno City. A network of rural roads winds through the area, providing a back road into Keno City.

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