Complete your Alaskan adventure by experiencing Alaska’s state sport! Take an exhilarating sled ride pulled by a team of powerful Alaskan Huskies, learn about this adventurous sport from mushers, and cuddle up with adorable husky puppies at an authentic dog sledding summer training camp.
Join us on an excursion where you will learn about Alaska’s official state sport with a trip to Dog Sledding Summer Camp. Your adventure begins on the breathtaking drive along Gastineau Channel, through the historic AJ Gold Mine site and into the remote and scenic Sheep Creek Val-ley. As you arrive at the summer camp training site, you will be greeted by a professional dog musher and some of the state’s most famous athletes: the Alaskan huskies! You will receive an educational tour of the camp, visit a 19th century replica of an Iditarod Outpost and enjoy fresh baked cookies.
Next, climb aboard a comfortable wheeled cart and relax as your energetic Alaskan husky team whisks you along the one-and-a-half-mile trail through the beautiful landscape.
You’ll return to Dog Sledding Summer Camp for your chance to meet the dogs and snuggle the next generation of great Alaskan athletes: sled dog puppies! This family-friendly excursion is truly an authentic Alaskan experience.
INCLUDED: Round trip transportation from the Cruise Ship Docks, hot beverages, time with the husky puppies.
RESTRICTIONS: This is a family friendly tour, all ages are welcome. Handicap accessible.
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy. Must have mobility to walk 100 yards either on your own or with assistance. Must be able to raise knee 12 inches to accommodate (approximately 12 steps).
MEETING INSTRUCTIONS: Meeting place is under the cables of the Mt. Roberts Tramway.
CANCELLATION: Reservations must be cancelled at least 48 hours prior to departure in order to receive a full refund.
WHAT TO WEAR: Please be ready for rain. Wear breathable layers and a rain jacket with a hood.