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Mad Dogs & Englishmen

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“dog sledding”(44 reviews)
“hot chocolate”(12 reviews)
“hour tour”(11 reviews)
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We are a small family-owned and operated Sled Dog Touring company running dogsled tours out of Canmore, AB in the Kananaskis Provincial Park adjacent to Banff National Park. We have been in operation for 15 years with the British Army our main...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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120-1st Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1Z8, Canada
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+1 877-662-3364
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a very in-depth tour with Russell and his sled dogs and what he does to take care of them. We got to play with the yearling puppies and learned a lot and enjoyed a delicious lunch at the café!

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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

If passion was a currency, this family run business would be very rich! The tour was informative, interesting, surprising and genuine. It is for dog lovers primarily, and you will not be disappointed with the interactions with these amazing animals. However, the historical tidbits that...More

Thank Wshiresd
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Summer kennel tour. Russell was fabulous. He has a unique offering which caters to a wide audience. He says it's a labor of love and you can tell. The visit includes an interprative trail which gives a history of sled dogs and finishes with a...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

This is our second visit to Mad Dogs. The Winter adventure on the snow, with the dogs just doing their thing with outright joy, along with the obvious care and love the humans had for their charges was and experience not to be missed. The...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

What can I say that would do justice to the incredible, once in a lifetime, experience. Its not cheap but honestly you get so much from the experience that this is something you can’t put a value on. Firstly you meet at The Mad Dogs...More

Thank imroche
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We booked with Mad Dogs and Englishmen hoping that a company that a smaller company farther away from the commercialization of BANFF may deliver a better product. The dog sled tour we went on with this group far exceeded expectations. If you are traveling to...More

1  Thank Aaron W
Reviewed February 17, 2018

I booked with Mad Dogs & Englishmen, hoping that as a smaller company they would provide the best experience and they certainly fulfilled that expectation. We did the Mt. Nestor half day tour and our guide Ben was fantastic. He was professional and organised where...More

1  Thank Tilo M
Reviewed January 21, 2018

What an amazing morning we had today. We took our 5 year old grandsons on a guide driven Husky Dreamcatcher Sled Tour. You transport yourself to the beginning point, which was easy to find and meant young children were happy in their own vehicle. No...More

Thank HansSus
Reviewed January 15, 2018

We did the 1.5 hour tour and it was wonderful! All of the guides were friendly and helpful, the hot chocolate and cookie stop was tasty and the dogs were awesome! You could tell that the staff and owners care about the health and safety...More

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HedgieAlberta, Owner at Mad Dogs & Englishmen, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2018

We are thrilled that you enjoyed your tour! Thank you for the kind comments.

Reviewed January 12, 2018

With visitors from the UK we booked for New Year's Day. Fortunately the temperature was up to a balmy -8 below. Wonderful magical landscape under clear blue skies. Fabulous helpful team and enthusiastic dogs. We all got a chance to drive between the camp, tepee...More

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HedgieAlberta, Owner at Mad Dogs & Englishmen, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2018

Thank you for the review. We are very happy you enjoyed the Husky Dreamcatcher tour at Boundary Ranch. All the best for you and your family in the new year to come!

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996wandaleec
November 3, 2018|
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Response from DawnDonald | Property representative |
Hello, I wish we could say yes but we can't have other dogs at the site or on the tours. The dogs are very friendly with people but as a breed they can be very territorial and we prefer not to have any issues. I hope you... More
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