Private tour

Fairbanks: Fall Dog-Pulled Cart Adventure

Fairbanks: Fall Dog-Pulled Cart Adventure

From US$ 179 per person

Mush through the fall colors on a comfortable cart as the dogs splash through puddles and yips with pleasure on this private tour. Learn all about dog mushing, racing and living off-grid.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Get hands-on time with Alaskan Huskies
  • Drink hot apple cider on the trail
  • Snap some colorful pictures of the fall colors and dogs
Full description

Find out how mushers improvise by using utility terrain vehicles to mush through the stunning fall landscape when there is no snow. Experience the sheer excitement of fall training when the dogs get back in harness after a long summer break.

Get hands-on with the Alaskan Huskies and learn how to harness and hook the team. Sip some hot apple cider. Tour the town known as the "Mushing Capital of the World" with over 40 different sled dog kennels in the area and hundreds of miles of trail.

Enjoy this 1-1.5 hour private experience that is catered to the group's preferences and guided by a passionate guide.

Includes
  • Hot apple cider on the trail.
  • Access to a made in Alaska gift shop.
  • Transportation
  • Food
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • Masks are optional but are strongly recommended while indoors
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Please arrive at the exact time of your tour. Tours are booked by reservation only and guides require time to prepare for the tour to ensure a well rounded experience. Please follow directions closely: Take Chena Hot Springs road east Follow the green mile markers to mile post 21 Take a right onto Grange Hall road Do not take Kauffman Lane (this is a trail, though google has it falsely denoted as a thruway) Take a left onto Snow Leopard Follow the green “Mushing Co-op” signs

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Hat
  • Camera
  • Credit card
  • Water
  • Rain gear
  • Outdoor clothing
  • Charged Smartphone
  • Warm shoes
  • Face mask or protective covering
  • Your own vehicle

Know before you go

  • Tours are subject to rain or snow, please come prepared for the weather
  • If the road conditions are poor, the tour will be cancelled for the guests safety and a full refund will be provided
  • Driving in Alaska's Interior can be dangerous, so be prepared for dark icy roads and watch out for wildlife
  • Guests are encouraged to dress warm and prepare for potential wet and muddy conditions. Fall rain gear is not provided

Product ID: 406079