Alaska Dog Sled Tours

Dog sledding tours are a must-do for Alaska visitors, and options range from family-friendly fun to thrilling glacier rides.

The Ultimate Alaska Dog Sled Tour

Adventurous travelers looking for a once-in-a-lifetime Alaskan dog sled experience can hop on a helicopter, travel into the mountains, and ride with 10 Alaskan huskies atop a glacier. The trip includes personal stories of the Iditarod and a visit to a musher’s camp.


Alaska dog sled tour on a glacier after arriving by helicopter. (Photo by sonnysideup / CC BY)


Best of all, the helicopter and dog sled glacier trip offers a glacier experience most people only dream of: the exhilarating ride on the dog sled and the sweeping, beautiful views from the helicopter.


Juneau Glacier Tours

Our most popular dog sled tour is the Juneau Glacier Dog Sled Tour via Helicopter. The 3-hour trip includes 25-30 minutes of flightseeing via helicopter and 1 hour at the dog sled camp. To see not one but two glaciers, try the Juneau Glacier Dog Sled Extended Tour via Helicopter


Skagway Glacier Tour

Skagway visitors can embark on the Skagway Dog Sled Tour and Glacier Flightseeing via Helicopter Tour. The exciting two hour trip includes helicopter, glacier, and dog sled time. You’ll get the chance to drive the dog sled or relax and enjoy the awe-inspiring views.


Alaska Musher’s Camp Tours

Dog lovers can head to Musher’s Camp to learn about the lives of sled dogs, go for an exciting ride, and even snuggle with husky puppies. In the summer, the sled dogs give rides over mud instead of ice and offer views of picturesque Alaskan nature.


Juneau Musher’s Camp Tour

On the Juneau Sled Dog Discovery and Musher’s Camp Tour, you can learn about the lives of sled dogs and take a ride on a custom-designed wheeled sled. Afterward, you can grab a refreshment and wander through the camp to meet the dogs. This tour is 2 hours & 20 minutes roundtrip.


Skagway Musher’s Camp Tour

The Skagway Sled Dog Musher’s Camp Tour begins with an overview of historic Skagway as you drive toward Gold Rush National Park. Once there, sled dogs will take you on a beautiful ride through the backcountry of a historic gold rush site. This tour is 3 hours & 15 minutes roundtrip.


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