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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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Excellent Outing

We had such a fun time at the kennels, playing with the dogs and learning about Huskies. We got... read more

Reviewed yesterday
dave r
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Texas
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Awesome!

We did the summer kennel tour with our family of five. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed getting to pet... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Laura G
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Austin, Texas
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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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+1 888-311-6874
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had such a fun time at the kennels, playing with the dogs and learning about Huskies. We got some of the best pictures of our entire vacation here. A bit expensive, but they have 120 dogs to feed. Would love to go in winter...More

Thank dave r
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the summer kennel tour with our family of five. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed getting to pet and interact with all of the huskies and learn a bit about them. It was an added treat to see the 2 week old puppies!! Staff were very...More

Thank Laura G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was very impressed with Snowy Owl store and operation. While we arrived too late for the kennel tour of the mushers, one of the owners explained their operation. A family owned business since 1983, it is very apparent the dogs care and safety comes...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw an add for the summer kennel tours, and bring dog lovers thought it would be fun to see some huskies and learn a bit about them. We were lucky as we called that morning and made up the numbers for the minimum 6...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok so it's a little pricy (if you're local earning the Canadian peso) but it is an amazing adventure right on our doorstep, and Snowy Owl does it just right. The dogs are well cared for, the guides passionate about what they do and the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family snow skis every year, usually in Colorado -- an easy trip from Oklahoma City. This year, we decided to ski in the Banff area. I told my husband as we were planning the trip that I really wanted to do a side trip...More

Thank Sheryl M
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

I didn't even realize this was a bucket list item until I did it! This was one of the most incredible experiences I have ever had! You can tell from the first interaction that all the Snowy Owl staff LOVE and care for these dogs!...More

1  Thank Angie C
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

My family of 5 did a 2 hour tour with Snowy Owl. The staff was friendly and helpful. The dogs couldn't have been nicer to my kids. It was great that we got to drive the sleds ourselves. Our guide even let my 2 older...More

2  Thank Drjeffrey2001
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

My husband and I booked in for the 2 hour Powder Hound Express tour. We arrived at the Snowy Owl office in town to be picked up by on of their shuttle vans to take us up to Spray Lakes. When we arrived at the...More

1  Thank Shelley F
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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Snowy Owl were great. Taking us upto their base at Spray Lake we were in for a treat. Not only did we go mushing but also had the opportunity to steer or own sled. The scenery was spectacular also. Thoroughly recommend

1  Thank Paul A
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Eastcoast N
March 20, 2018|
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Response from Snowy Owl D | Property representative |
Yes, we do have car seats!
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Corry9
December 14, 2017|
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Response from SnowyOwlOwner | Property representative |
Oh yes! There are guided sleds so you can just enjoy the ride and let the guide do the driving!
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