Meet three dogs who help make winter in Alberta cozy, safe and fun
Thousands of years before horses hoofed it around North America, humans relied on canines to make life possible – especially up north. These huskies are not just fluffy, pretty faces. They’re born and bred to be epic.
• Mush: A short lesson from the pros and then it’s time to take off. Stand on the back of the sled and drive a team of four to six highly trained dogs over fresh powder. Your rosy cheeks are imminent.
• Cozy in: You don’t have to do all the work. Snuggle under a buffalo rug and let a guide drive you through snowy forests and across frozen lakes.
Combine 3 of Jasper’s most exciting tours and save! Perfect for families and outdoor enthusiasts of all ages, these Icewalk, Dogsledding and Marmot Basin Ski Hill experiences will provide you with memories that will last a lifetime.
Kingmik Dog Sled Tours "taster" tour! The magical trail twists and winds through the deep woods, bursting out into an open meadow with the summit of Mt. Temple massif towering above. The 5 kms covered encompasses the most exquisite views with glaciers tumbling off mountain sides.
Banff Adventures’ combines three popular activities for an experience of a lifetime. Dogsled through the Canadian wilderness on the Unleash the Musher Tour. Relax in the warm waters of the Banff Hot Springs and bask in the panoramic views from the Banff Sighsteeing Gondola
Howling Dog Tours has been providing adventures by dogsled in the Spray Lakes Provincial Park since 1995. Choose a two-hour or four-hour dogsled tour, including snack and hot beverage, friendly huskies, professional guides and transportation from Canmore or Banff. Learn how to drive the team with your guide, or relax as a passenger. Fully guided sleds for your comfort and safety. A great ecological way to sightsee in the beautiful Canadian Rockies, while immersing yourself in the world of dogsledding. Participate at your own comfort level; no physical requirements; great for all ages.Tours are during the winter months, December through April, snow permitting.
Klondike Ventures is a family owned company that operates year round. In the winter they offer Dog Sledding experiences. Our cozy Timber Cabin B & B accommodates up to 4 people to round out the true Canadian experience. In the summer the David Thompson Valley offers a myriad of opportunities for your enjoyment.
Established in 1983, Canmore's Snowy Owl Tours offers exceptional dog sledding experiences in the front ranges of the breathtaking Canadian Rockies. Try the two-hour Powder Hound Express, which teaches you how to mush your own team of huskies before setting off on a high flying adventure in Kananaskis Country. Or embark on the two-day Canadian Tourism Commission Signature Experience, Ghosts of Fortune Mountain tour, to explore 80 km (50 mi) of trails, enjoy delicious gourmet cuisine and sleep under a blanket of stars in a cozy fur lined tent.
Experience authentic dog sledding and skijoring Adventures in the Canadian Rockies with Mad Dogs & Englishman. This small, family-operated sled dog touring kennel offering tours on trails within Kananaskis Country just outside Banff National Park during the winters and fun family-oriented sled dog kennel adventures during the summers. Trips range from 1.5 hours to multiple days upon request. They believe in providing an authentic dog sledding experience with small group sizes where you get to see and feel what mushing is really like.
The Great Canadian Adventure Company provides the ability to completely plan an unforgettable wilderness adventure vacation to your specifications anywhere in Alberta. From hiking, rafting, and horseback pack trips in the summer to dog-sledding, snowmobiling, and downhill skiing in the winter we can make your adventure dream a reality.