The 750 kilometres long Dempster Highway, runs from Dawson City (Yukon Territories) to Inuvik (Northwest Territories).
The highway traverses the Ogilvie and Richardson Mountains. These ranges are extensive but do not contain high mountains. The highest mountain is found within the Ogilvie range (Mount Frank Rae at 2'362 m). The mountains of the Richardson range generally rise little more than 1200 m, the highest peak reaching 1'574 m.
Canada 1974 (?)
Rackla Range of the Richardson Mountains.
Canada 1998, Dempster Highway.
Canada 1999, Northwest Territories Highway 8.
(the Dempster Highway is also referred to as Yukon Highway 5 and Northwest Territories Highway 8).
The stamp was issued in the series "Panorama Roads III".