Dogsledding – Unleash the Musher (2 hrs from Banff)

Let Us Take You Back 100 Years In Time!

Howling Dog Tours provides the opportunity for anyone (ages 2 and up) to partake in the traditional sled dog sport at their own comfort level. Immerse yourself totally and become a dog musher!

Spend time on a spectacular mountain trail and build a unique bond with your team of Huskies.

Tour Highlights

All tours include the option to help harness the dogs, hook up the team, and drive the team – with the help of your experienced and friendly guide. We are the only company in the Bow Valley who guarantees one guide per sled for the customer service, safety, and security our guests and dogs deserve! Enjoy the scenery and reward the dogs with a cookie at the end of the tour. Be as interactive as you want!

Our all-inclusive dog sled tours provide return transportation from all major hotels in Banff and Canmore, snacks and hot beverage, and personalized service with one guide per sled! Teams of 5 to 7 friendly Alaskan, Siberian, & Seppala Huskies take you through the Canadian wilderness of the Spray Lakes Provincial Park for the experience of a lifetime! Come howl with us and meet experienced Iditarod and Yukon Quest dogs!

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Tour Details

Season December to April, weather permitting
Schedule Daily at 10am, 12 noon, 2pm, 4pm
Duration 2 hours
Ages All ages (2 years and up)
  • - Two hours of dog-gone fun with great photo opportunities!
  • - Drive your team with the guide, or relax as a passenger.
  • - Gourmet snack and hot beverage.
  • - Transportation from Banff or Canmore. Total tour duration with travel time from Banff is 4 hours; from Canmore 3 hours.

Tour Schedule

Pick up Banff Pick up Canmore TOUR Drop off Canmore Drop off Banff
9:00am 9:20am 10:00am - 12:00pm 12:30pm 1:00pm
11:00am 11:20am 12:00pm - 2:00pm 2:30pm 3:00pm
1:00pm 1:20pm 2:00pm - 4:00pm 4:30pm 5:00pm
3:00pm 3:20pm 4:00pm - 6:00pm 6:30pm 7:00pm
HIGH SEASON DATES: Every Saturday.
Adult Minimum 2 adult prices per sled
Youth (6-9) Sled minimums required
Child (2-5) Sled minimums required. Must have a car seat to travel to site. No children under 2 years of age.
Single only one person, plus the guide