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