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Sirius Sled Dogs & Aurora Tours

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6111 Abraham Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709-5921
+1 907-687-6656
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Great experience and learning about the sport!

It seems like its a bit out of the way, but it's well worth it. Nita has a great place and the dogs... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
James S
Nita is a lovely host!

The Aurora was elusive and didn't show when we visited in early September, but our experience was... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Heather S
Chicago, Illinois
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Friendly huskies year round! Join us this summer for our Summer Sled Dog Adventure June - October. Night time Aurora viewing September - April (we no longer offer night time dog sled rides). Day time dog sled rides November - March. Sirius Sled Dogs is located near the top of Murphy Dome about 25 miles northwest of Fairbanks.
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6111 Abraham Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709-5921
+1 907-687-6656

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

It seems like its a bit out of the way, but it's well worth it. Nita has a great place and the dogs were wonderful and a lit of fun. It's a hands on experience and we had a great time with them. Nita also...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The Aurora was elusive and didn't show when we visited in early September, but our experience was still wonderful. Nita picked us up at our B&B. We got to spend the night with her great dogs at their beautiful home. Because we didn't get to...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The dog sledding at night through the trees was exciting and more than I imagined it would be. Great experience. We had reindeer stew after the sledding, around 10 pm, and then waited for the Aurora to appear. Unfortunately, their location is on the NW...More

Thank Roxy Z
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is a terrific tour/attraction that should not be missed. Visit with Nita and her pack of very well loved huskies. I did the sledding and lights package, a perfect combo. You'll get to learn about mushing, go on a ride (what fun!) and then...More

Thank R L
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We get up so early in order to arrive here on time and paid deposit yesterday. "I DONT HAVE SCHEDULE FOR U" that's what she said. We were have other options to go but she responds first so we decided this place. But the result...More

1  Thank Tommy W
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Sirius Sled Dogs offers a Winter Adventure Tour (usually from November to March) that includes a ride with a dog sled team and a perfect location to view the Northern Lights. I highly recommend this for anyone looking for an unforgettable, "once in a lifetime"...More

Thank Roland L
Reviewed 25 March 2017

First off , Nita will have you picked up and dropped off at where ever you are staying in Fairbanks area , we were staying in a VRBO in a residential neighborhood not a hotel , I would have NEVER found this place without that...More

Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The staff at Sirius were so friendly! As soon as we arrived we were greeted with dogs we were there to see. They were all well behaved and lovable. We were invited into the dog yard home and treated like old friends. The dog sledding...More

Thank tatter128
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Anita was so wonderful. She and her dogs were one of the highlights of our visit to Fairbanks. Those dogs are so sweet. I was not expecting them to be so personable. Someone had told me once you don't pet sled dogs- well that is...More

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This was our 2nd visit to Sirius Sled Dogs; this time with our entire family. Nita arranged sledding for 10 people, all of whom had a wonderful time!! If you plan to go, be sure to make reservations as she is busy but it is...More

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Michelle C
5 October 2016|
Response from Nita R | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, We are taking reservations for November. Usually we have enough snow by then to start our dog sledding. If you make a reservation and we have to cancel due to no snow or bad trail conditions you get a full... More
Bianca A
2 July 2016|
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Response from Nita R | Property representative |
We do offer transportation for most of our tours. Transportation is included in our night time tour for dog sledding and aurora viewing.
3 February 2016|
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Response from Nita R | Property representative |
Hi folks, you are right! Tour lengths vary according to several factors including the weight the dogs are pulling, weather and trail conditions which is why we advertise the length of the trail instead of the length of the... More