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Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Vail for a wedding, and it was recommended to us to try dogsledding. The concierge at the Four Seasons set us up with Winterhawk, and along with our son and other couples we were driven the 45 minutes to Leadville. Jason, our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MrMrsJJF
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Booked a WinterHawk Dogsled Adventure for my wife, daughter and her husband. We were glad we did. The outfitter was professional and very kind to its 72+ Alaskan dogs. The mushers were safety conscious and attentive to the needs of their clients. They were also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

This was my first time dog sledding - and after this experience I can't wait to do it again! The staff was wonderful - my musher Jason was terrific. The dogs were friendly and wonderful and obviously well cared for. Definitely a highlight from my...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Teri K
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

A beautiful and fun snow experience. Our mushers John and Eric were great! Our nine year old daughter was allowed to stand up and drive the sled (with Eric) . The dogs are incredibly friendly and well- loved, and all are adopted out when they...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank traci221
Peggy W, Owner at Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Traci- It was so fun having you and your family at the kennel! We could tell you were all dog lovers, and are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour. We would love a w.c. at the top of the hill too, but...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

LOVED our visit!!! The staff was very friendly and the driver was great too- learned allot about the area on our ride to the kennel. Visiting with the dogs after our adventure was great- so many different dogs and personalities. The price was amazing! We'll...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank erincorbett
Peggy W, Owner at Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Erin- We are thrilled to hear that you had so much fun on the dogsled tour! We would love to have you come back on your next vacation to the mountains... I am sure the dogs would love it too! Thanks for taking the time...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018

Everything about this activity was perfect! Highly recommend this to everyone. Staff very friendly and knowledgeable, dogs are fantastic!

Date of experience: February 2018
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Peggy W, Owner at Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thanks for choosing Winterhawk for your dogsled adventure and for posting this nice review! -Peggy

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Shuttle driver very nice and gave us a tour to Leadville. Staff at the dog sledding kennel was extremely nice and accommodating. Seem to be very organized and appreciative of small children. The tour was beautiful and we really enjoyed the experience. It was extremely...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Peggy W, Owner at Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and felt so welcomed here at the kennel; I am sure this is an experience that your family will remember for a long time! You mentioned that you felt the tour was expensive, but I...More

Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Our group of eight ranged in age from 74 years old to 3 years old. This was the perfect way to spend a morning of vacation. Our driver, Bob, was so personable and informative. The staff was ready to roll the moment we arrived. They...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Peggy W, Owner at Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Hi Emily- I am glad that you found a fun mountain activity that the whole family could do together! I bet you got some amazing photos of everyone and left with some great memories. Thanks for choosing Winterhawk and for taking the time to write...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018

The staff was friendly and helpful. An amazing experience for my family. We loved every second. Would highly recommend to anyone.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Peggy W, Owner at Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

I am so happy to hear that your family loved your dogsled adventure- we loved hosting you at the kennel! Hopefully we will see you again next winter for even more fun in the snow! Best Wishes, Peggy

Reviewed 6 February 2018

I am not exactly a "dog person"-- I've never had one of my own, and I never thought about what it would be to really bond with one. So, I didn't come to this adventure out of a love for dogs. Instead, I wanted to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Peggy W, Owner at Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

We are all happy to hear that Winterhawk was able to provide the scenic, natural, mountain experience that you were looking for! Dogsledding is definitely a fun way to explore this winter wonderland for "dog people" and those we are new to interacting with pups-...More

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