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Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours

#1 of 34 Outdoor Activities in Canmore Features Animals
109-829 10 St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0C3, Canada
+1 888-311-6874
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Both our kids (boys 9 & 11) are still talking about this, and we went early April. The late season... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Anita S
Queensland, Australia
The most amazing experience ever

We took the half a day dog sledding tour as it came highly recommended. We were not disappointed... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
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
+1 888-311-6874
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

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...More

1  Thank Anita S
Reviewed 24 April 2017 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) ,...More

Thank iwonkaManchester
Reviewed 18 April 2017

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...More

Thank melaniem610
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Great experience on the trail through wooded areas and across the open vista of the frozen lake. Opportunity to make it as hands on as you like or to ride in the sled. Following the introductory talk the excitement among the dogs intensifies and there...More

1  Thank maggotdrownerxx
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Our party of 5 (adults and teenagers 18 and 16) did the Sunfeather Winterlude 4 hour tour. The whole experience was fantastic. The dogs are beautiful and obviously well cared for and love a cuddle. In the pre-briefing we were told that Snowy Owl is...More

Thank AllieSydney
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This was a great experience that my wife and I enjoyed on our 5th anniversary. Great customer service and communication when booking the tour, amazing guides on the tour, and once in a lifetime experience that was tons of fun. Driving a dog sled team...More

Thank Sheldorado
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The people that run this facility LOVE what they do! They are friendly to dogs and visitors alike, and the dogs love them right back. It was so clean and well run. We got to mingle with the dogs as well as the puppies. I...More

1  Thank JeaninePK
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Literally a trip of a lifetime. Life changing experience. All four of us drive the sleds (with excellent guides) including our cautious eleven year old and our seven year old.

1  Thank 27mpr
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Had an amazing time on the Sled Dog Tour. Booked in for the 9 am one - dogs were super excited and the snow was perfect. Would suggest the morning run as I expect the dogs would get a bit tired. So much fun! Take...More

Thank thatgirl2017
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

My son and I did this tour and loved it. It was definitely a highlight of our holiday my only regret is that we didn't do a longer tour because this went by so quickly. Things were well organised with good communication through the booking...More

Thank nanuq22
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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
27 January 2017|
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Response from WarrenW1965 | Reviewed this property |
The 2 hour tour is great however if you are fit enough the longer the better - it was great fun !