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Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours

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Address: 109-829 10 St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0C3, Canada
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+1 888-311-6874
09:00 - 18:00
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Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours, the famous forerunners in sled dog touring and...

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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Amazing Experience

One of my best experience outdoors, I recommend for all the family, easy to operate, safe and fun from beginning to end.

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Myrtle Beach
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

One of my best experience outdoors, I recommend for all the family, easy to operate, safe and fun from beginning to end.

Thank Jerryfrogs
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would like to take a minute to tell the Trip Advisor Community how wonderful ALL of the staff at Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours are. I proposed to my best friend and Fiance Cassandra on a tour and it was the happiest moment of my life. There was assistance from the guide and other staff members but Kamilla and... More 

Thank Rob L
Brisbane, Australia
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best things I did in Canada & one of the most memorable holiday activities we have ever done. So much fun. Exceeded expectations on every level. Highly recommend!

Thank AusBris
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45 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a military/police dog conference in Banff and had the opportunity to do this. What an experience, we are from australia and dog sledding is synonymous with Canada. Picked up from the hotel and taken to Canmore where they made sure you were ok with cold weather gear. Yes we had to hire some things but it's ok honestly... More 

Thank Alan G
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Canmore as a family over Christmas and had an amazing time. We booked half day tour with Snowy Owl. Everything was perfect from the moment we arrived at the office and were collected by the bus driver, they even had booster seats in the van for my son. We arrived on site to be greeted by lots of... More 

Thank Katie H
Brisbane, Australia
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113 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

By far the highlight of our trip from Australia. I'm Canadian by birth, showing my kids the amazing beauty and fun of the Rockies. This activity tops it all! So good for the entire family. True respect for the owners and carers of the dogs... they are so happy and so well looked after. Just an amazing experience.

Thank Chris P
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With all the great reviews, I can only confirm that it was awesome! Dogs were happy, in great shape. Had soo much fun, did the two hour, I could have gone loop five more times!! Look how happy we are!!!

1 Thank KK_Honolulu
Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Both our kids (boys 9 & 11) are still talking about this, and we went early April. The late season this year meant that the trails were still great - and the Snowy Owl crew do a great job with the dogs - and educating both adults and kids about the dogs and sledding. Our oldest boy loves dogs and... More 

1 Thank Anita S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took the half a day dog sledding tour as it came highly recommended. We were not disappointed. We were two adults and one child in one sledge, and there was only one other sledge in our group (two lovely ladies with the instructor) , which made our experience even better. This wasn't our first time dog sledding but the... More 

Thank iwonkaManchester
Lake Worth, Florida
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were hesitant to book our tour so late in the season, especially since rain was predicted for Banff, but the tour is at a higher elevation. It was a perfect snowy day for our tour. There were a few ruts in the approximately 10 mile trail, but considering it was the last week of the season, it wasn't bad.... More 

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