Here is what the website says about the trail:
The Chilkoot should only be attempted by persons who are physically fit and experienced in hiking and backpacking. It should not be attempted by novice hikers. Individuals who have previously injured their ankles, knees or back, or who have chronic pain frequently experience flare-ups while hiking the Chilkoot. To avoid unnecessary problems test your strength and endurance on shorter, less demanding overnight trips prior to hiking the Chilkoot. Hiking with a partner or small group is preferable.
Experienced in hiking.
I am none of those things. But it sure does give me a goal now doesn't it?
This morning a friend from Whitehorse put this quote of facebook: