Musher's Camp & Sled Dog Experience

3.25 hours | Skagway | S G Y - 4 4 0
Average Guest Rating
From
$ 189.95
Exceptional Value

Exceptional Value

Exceptional Value

Book shore excursions with confidence! We offer competitive pricing, friendly service and unmatched destination expertise.

Points of Interest

  • Dog Sledding
Shopping Opportunities, Easy activity

Description

Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.

This is a tour full of Alaska adventure, history and awe-inspiring wilderness. For years to come, you will love talking about your thrilling sled ride in Alaska, your newfound mushing experience, and the adorable puppies! Your easy half-day adventure includes the scenic roundtrip drive from your ship in Skagway to Dyea for intriguing insight into Alaska's Klondike National Historical Park. At the Musher's Camp ™ take an exhilarating sled ride pulled by a team of powerful Alaska Huskies, some of whom have competed in world-renowned races like the Iditarod and Yukon Quest, learn about this adventurous sport from experienced mushers at an informative "Kennel Talk", and enjoy play and photo time with a passel of tail-wagging puppies. Your tour also includes a 4x4 Unimog drive to a dramatic look-out point over the Dyea tidal flats, a crackling fire, and the unique gift shop laden with enticing souvenirs.

Special Notes:

Some walking on uneven terrain may be required and ride may be bumpy. Guests must be able to raise their legs 8 inches to accommodate several steps. Sled dog ride covers one mile. In order to participate, children must be able to understand the rules of interaction with the dogs and a parent or guardian must be present to supervise any interaction.

Liability waiver is required to be signed in the presence of the tour operator.

Unaccompanied Minor Policy: Children between the ages of 16 and 18 must have a signed parental consent form and provide advance notice to participate without a parent or guardian.

Details

Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.

Tour to dog camp

  • Transport type: Mini Bus
  • Transport Capacity: 24
  • Travel time: 00:40
  • Air conditioned: Yes
  • Steps: 3
  • Wheelchair accessible: No
  • Restroom available: No
  • Shopping available: No
  • Photo/video restrictions: No
  • Photo/video opportunity: Yes

4x4 ride up the mountain

  • Transport type: Four-wheel drive vehicle
  • Transport Capacity: 14
  • Travel time: 00:15
  • Air conditioned: No
  • Walking distance: 10
  • Steps: 4
  • Wheelchair accessible: No
  • Restroom available: No
  • Shopping available: No
  • Photo/video restrictions: No
  • Photo/video opportunity: Yes

Wheeled Sled Ride

  • Time at site: 00:25
  • Air conditioned: No
  • Walking distance: 20
  • Steps: 2
  • Wheelchair accessible: No
  • Restroom available: No
  • Shopping available: No
  • Photo/video restrictions: No
  • Photo/video opportunity: Yes

4x4 ride down the mountain

  • Transport type: Four-wheel drive vehicle
  • Transport Capacity: 14
  • Travel time: 00:25
  • Air conditioned: No
  • Walking distance: 20
  • Steps: 2
  • Wheelchair accessible: No
  • Restroom available: No
  • Shopping available: Yes
  • Photo/video restrictions: Yes
  • Photo/video opportunity: No

Presentation by Musher

  • Time at site: 00:25
  • Inside visit: No
  • Air conditioned: No
  • Walking distance: 25
  • Wheelchair accessible: No
  • Restroom available: Yes
  • Shopping available: No
  • Photo/video restrictions: No
  • Photo/video opportunity: Yes

Time to meet puppies

  • Time at site: 00:20
  • Free time at site: 20
  • Inside visit: No
  • Air conditioned: No
  • Walking distance: 25
  • Wheelchair accessible: No
  • Restroom available: Yes
  • Shopping available: Yes
  • Photo/video restrictions: No
  • Photo/video opportunity: Yes

Tour back to cruise ship pier

  • Transport type: Mini Bus
  • Transport Capacity: 24
  • Travel time: 00:45
  • Air conditioned: Yes
  • Steps: 3
  • Wheelchair accessible: No
  • Restroom available: No
  • Shopping available: No
  • Photo/video restrictions: No
  • Photo/video opportunity: Yes