Skagway Musher's Camp and S'Mores Roasting

Cuddle with puppies and dogs at the musher's camp and become a s'mores artist!

Your excursion starts with a narrated scenic transportation from your pier. Your knowledgeable tour guide will drive you through downtown Skagway and along 9 miles of stunning coastline to our entertaining musher's camp in Dyea. Our friendly staff will share stories about the musher's camp history.

This educational presentation will be our chance to share our passion for dog sledding throughout the years and we'll answer some of the most frequently asked questions about the sport. During this conversation, we will also welcome any additional questions you may have. Don't worry though, we'll make sure you have plenty of time to play with our adorable puppies as your affections help to socialize these future athletes, which is essential to their racing success.

Next, you will enjoy some time around the campfire and learn to create your own delicious treat as your guide teaches you the art of s'mores roasting! This experience includes toasting the graham cracker, warming the chocolate, and roasting the perfect marshmallow, then combing it all for the most astounding s'more! You will then have time to take a self-guided nature hike next to beautiful waterfalls and dense Alaskan forest or browse the gift shop and relax in our saloon with a deck overlooking the picturesque stream.

This is a tour full of Alaskan adventure, history, and awe-inspiring wilderness. We take pride in sharing our passion for mushing and for Alaska. It would be our honor to give you the excursion of a lifetime.

Duration: 2.45 hours (Roundtrip from cruise ship terminal.)

​Inclusions:

  • Roundtrip transportation
  • S'mores Ingredients

Duration: 2.45 hours. Tour times below are approximate:

  • 45 minutes narrated transportation with scenic outlooks
  • 20 minutes "Musher Talk" presentation
  • 15 minutes puppy time, cuddle the puppies and visit with the "teenagers" in the play yard
  • 40 minutes learn the art of s'mores roasting in an outdoor class plus free time to take a self-guided nature hike and explore the Mercantile
  • 45 minutes return drive to the peir

ADA Accessibility of Tour:

  • This tour is limited mobility accessible. Guests 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). There is limited space for collapsible wheelchair or walker. Please leave a comment during checkout if accommodations for collapsible equipment will be required on tour.

Are there any age restrictions for children?

There are no age restrictions for this tour.

What type of clothing should I wear?

Layered clothing and waterproof clothing are recommended.

Do you offer any discounts or promotions?

We offer the local wholesale rates for all of our tours because we feel that everyone should get the same lowest price possible regardless of how many excursions you book. No tricks, no gimmicks, no hidden fees. 

Do you offer tours for large groups?

Definitely, arrangements of tours for groups or large families are possible. Please contact us with your group requirements. 

Can multiple families book this tour and be together?

Yes! Multiple families may join the same tour as long as adequate space is available and the maximum is not exceeded.

What happens if my ship is delayed getting into port?

If your ship is late, please call your tour operator so that your tour time can be adjusted. If an alternate tour time is not compatible with your schedule, your ticket will be fully refunded with no fees or penalties.

What if my tour is cancelled due to bad weather?

All tours that cancel because of weather will be fully refunded with no fees or penalties.

Where do I meet the tour operator to be picked up for my excursion?

All tours pick-up either at your cruise ship or within a short walking distance of your cruise ship unless otherwise noted. When you purchase your excursion, your ticket will be sent to you via email with detailed meeting instructions and emergency contact information. If you have any questions relating to a specific excursion, please contact the tour operator listed on your ticket. 

How close is the pick-up location to the cruise ship?

This will vary from the pier that your cruise ship docks. Most excursions meet you either in front of your cruise ship or within a maximum 5-10 minutes walk from your ship unless otherwise noted. All pertinent directions and details will be listed on your ticket. 

What happens if the excursion runs late and I miss my ship?

We guarantee that your tour will return on time. If you were to miss your cruise ship because the tour did not return on time, we will comp your hotel, food, and flight costs associated with meeting your cruise ship the next day. 

What happens if the excursion runs late and I miss my ship?

Yes. All tours pick up from the main cruise ship terminal and include round-trip transportation unless otherwise specified for the specific tour. 

What if I am unable to print my ticket before I arrive in port?

All reservations are saved under the name you purchased your excursions and are kept on file with your tour operator. Having your tickets in-hand is the optimal choice to avoid confusion because the directions and meeting instructions are included. Please contact us if you are unable to print the tickets.

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Duration: 2.45 hours


Number of Passengers *

Adult: $119.00

Child (2-12): $95.00

Infant (Free Under 2): $0.00

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