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Paws for Adventure

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Offering only the best in dogsledding adventure since 1998... Summer and Winter tours available. Join the Paws crew for your Experience-of-a-Lifetime! Join us this Fall (Sept.1 until the snow flies) for our Fall Dog Cart tour and let the crew take...more
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Herning Rd. and George Rd., Intersection Herning Rd. and George Rd., Fairbanks, AK 99712
+1 907-699-3960
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the dog mushing tour and got to drive your own sleds. We had a great time, and they were able to get 6 of us, including 3 kids out on our own sleds at the same time. The dogs are great and so...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank monkeymm2019
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Fairbanks. The owners, staff and dogs are friendly and personable. It was our first experience on a dog sled, and we learned alot on our 1h ride through the snow. Its amazing to see how...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BLT_2Go
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our experience with Paws was incredible! It exceeded all of our expectations.The dogs are SO excited to run and to be around people and SO friendly! I wanted to take one home with me! We did the half hour ride, and definitely could have gone...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kraftinS
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on the 1 hour excursion and were left wanting more. It was one of the most enjoyable experiences I have ever had. The sleds have a deep cushion in them where you don't even feel any bumps. You are given a blanket to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mary B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Found them through a Google search, booked via the website and we showed up not knowing what to expect. So, from guiding us to the place to the end of the ride, we were superbly looked after by Emily the Office Manager and Peter, our...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Shanku02
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have just returned from a 6 day trip to Tolovana Roadhouse Lodge with Leslie Dave and another couple and it was absolutely amazing!!! Being a solo traveller can sometimes be lonely but not on this adventure. I haves done dogsledding in Lapland Sweden before...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank judyrA259JQ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can’t say enough about Paws and their staff, especially Amy! We loved having all the time we wanted loving on the dogs and our sled ride was just perfect with Spencer our musher. It was warm weather for Fairbanks so we cut our ride to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Earl and Ginger W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was definitely a highlight of our trip! Not only were the mushers and everyone there super nice and perfressional, and the whole facility clean, the dogs were amazing and so friendly! They could hardly wait to pull us! The ride was so fun and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank CharlanneC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful experience in Fairbanks Alaska. If you like dogs and don’t mind a little cold weather this is for you. Paws for Adventure’s staff will welcome you and provide the perfect gear in case you don’t have it. Dogs are super friendly and you...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BeatrizCab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I LOVED the short winter tour with Spencer and the wonderful team! Everyone at Paws for Adventure was friendly, welcoming, and laid back, including the obviously happy and well-cared for dogs. Our beautiful sled ride couldn't have been any better. If you're...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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January 9, 2019|
Response from Gigi R | Reviewed this property |
I was in Fairbanks two weeks ago and we began all of our daily adventures well before the "official" sunrise at 11:00am ish, including doing a 10:00am tour. . . At 9:15am it was still quite dark out, but by 10:00am, it was... More
October 6, 2018|
Response from Leslie G | Property representative |
Hi Laurie, Possibly... Is he is able to sit upright in the sled with his legs in front of him? How old is your son? Can he sit in front of you using you for support from behind? Please give a call to discuss his... More
June 17, 2018|
Response from Leslie G | Property representative |
Our average daytime high temperature for July in Fairbanks is around 70 degrees. We do not have snow for sledding during summer, however we do offer lots of educational and ‘hands-on’ fun with the dogs. And the crew and dogs... More