A 24 year-old Whitehorse man is dead after being found near a snowmobile trail on Saturday morning.

Police say the man was found in a snowbank near the McLean Lake Road at around 10 a.m.  He was taken to hospital and later pronounced dead.

The coroner has ordered an autopsy.

Police say foul play is not suspected.  They are reminding people to dress appropriately for the weather conditions.