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Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours

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109-829 10 St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0C3, Canada
+1 888-311-6874
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Great memories

As visitors from Australia during December this was a chance to do something different. Pick up... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Wes B
Adelaide, Australia
Great time socializing with sled dogs

We went for the tour yesterday. I must say we were highly impressed. Pickup went very smooth... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Anke M
via mobile
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Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours, the famous forerunners in sled dog touring and racing in the Bow Valley, created the first dog sledding tours over a quarter of a century ago. With over 30 years of experience and expertise in touring, racing and conservation; we are extremely proud of our Canadian and Albertan roots and look forward to sharing our exceptional experiences with you!Our mission is to educate, entertain and provide our guests with a “once in a lifetime experience!” We employ the most qualified instructors, the friendliest and most beautiful, authentic touring huskies who all receive the best possible dog care. We provide guests with the safest tour offerings, all while ensuring the utmost comfort and superior attention to customer service and detail. Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours excels in its commitment to offer the most genuine dog sledding experience in the Canadian Rockies
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109-829 10 St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0C3, Canada
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

As visitors from Australia during December this was a chance to do something different. Pick up from Banff went smoothly and before we realised it we were being given the pre-trip briefing. My wife had a leg injury which prevented her being able to operate...More

Thank Wes B
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We went for the tour yesterday. I must say we were highly impressed. Pickup went very smooth, everyone in the team is very friendly and helpful. You can tell these people really do care about the wellbeing of their dogs. Every dog seemed to be...More

Thank Anke M
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The summer kennel tour is so much fun. Who can't have find playing with 120 dogs and puppies. Couldn't be a more fun time. Pick up from the office in town and a short ride to the kennels. Then you get spend an hour and...More

Thank Wozzie_12
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Snowy Owl is the best sled dog adventures in town! Great sleds, dogs, and trails in the Spray Lake area! A must if you are in the area.

Thank Charlene C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I did a sled tour 3 1/2 years ago with Snowy Owl and It was just incredible. It held such a special space in our hearts that when we saw they do summer kennel tours we jumped straight on it. The employee...More

Thank Nicole J
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Our son is dog crazy so he was counting down the hours to this trip and was not disappointed. You take a short van drive from the office in town to the dogs and there are over 100 huskies with a number of different breeds....More

Thank Stripette
Reviewed 23 August 2017

They care about their animals. That's what makes this outfit worth-while supporting. Book a trip and see the marvelous country side in the winter around Canmore.

Thank Tilltales
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We did this on a whim as the weather wasn't great for sightseeing and so glad we did. These people know their stuff! Be prepared to get up close and personnel with the dogs. Meet at the shop for transfer to the kennels A tip,...More

1  Thank tanicholls
Reviewed 9 August 2017

They do care about their dogs. Going on a sled dog tour with them in the mountains above Canmore is thus a delight. For me, they are the only experts in Canmore sled tours, who show as much care for the animals as they care...More

1  Thank Ursula T
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend Snowy Owl to anyone! I have been on six tours with them and every one has been fantastic. If you're visiting in the winter, the dog sledding is an amazing experience and they offer a range of different sled tours. In...More

1  Thank Sophie W
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8 August 2017|
Response from iwonkaManchester | Reviewed this property |
The dog sled tours are available in the winter time usually from November to April. They have summer kennel tours available during summer months. The best way is to check directly on the snowy owl website
8 March 2017|
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Response from jedrington56 | Reviewed this property |
Most likely the snow is not good enough
19 February 2017|
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Response from jedrington56 | Reviewed this property |
I flew to Calgary and the roads from there were fine