Ya, I used to have hardrock claims ( quartz claims they call them ) heading up in that area. ..after getting stuck once I sure wish a proper road was put in....my 2 cents.
It seems everyone is looking out for there own interests. Its hard to please everyone.
I agree with most comments . ..
"almost all roads in Yukon started as resource roads. Now they help us get to the best hunting, hiking and camping spots. We live in an amazing place. We should get out and see as much of it as we can no matter what your physical capabilities may be ".