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Muktuk Adventures

#2 of 35 Outdoor Activities in Whitehorse Features Animals
| Husky Trail, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 7A4, Canada
+1 866-968-3647
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Muktuk specializes in customized small group adventures for both novice and experienced mushers . Walking tours are offered in the summer. Nestled into an ox-bow on the Takhini River, the 100-acre ranch is bordered on three sides by the River, ideal for mushing in the winter, and for beautiful scenery in the summer.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| Husky Trail, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 7A4, Canada
+1 866-968-3647
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Reviewed 6 days ago

When we Californians think of the Yukon, one of the images evoked is that of the sled-dog. It's a romanticized image but one that we wanted to see to complete our Yukon experience. Wow. We totally picked the ideal spot to accomplish this goal. The...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on our way through Whitehorse,YT. on our way to Alaska. What was supposed to be a side trip to experience a bit of the Yukon turned out to be a complete thrill and possibly the highlight of our time in Canada so far....More

Thank CMCMcDonald
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jeff and Manuela do an excellent job. Jeff gave our Fantasy RV Tour group 1.5 hours of wonderful information about sled dogs and sledding. Everyone really enjoyed it and then there were all the dogs to love on, especially the puppies. It was absolutely amazing...More

Thank Judi B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent place to go. We learned a lot about the sled dogs and they were all very friendly. We got to cuddle some puppies too. They served us lunch which was very good. Would recommend this tour for all ages.

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved Muktuk - the dogs are well cared for - they even put on little booties when it gets too cold. The Morning we went it was about -34Deg C and they were worried about the dogs and wouldn't take them if it was...More

Thank mcdonaldcraiga
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I travelled to the Yukon with for my bachelorette adventure last February and had an incredible adventure with Muktuk! Manuela and her staff were so kind, knowledgable, open and adventurous. I would highly recommend this fun getaway to anyone looking for a once-in-a-lifetime trip that...More

Thank DevinODea
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Great time! The dogs are also in great shape! It was fun! The guides were very accommodating. They had homemade brownies and hot drinks afterwards too! You will love this! LY

Thank Larry Y
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Beautiful place, dogs are amazing, funny day!! Manuela, incredible host !! Walking ride around the river was incredible.

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Riding along a frozen riverbed on a two-person 5 dog sleigh is mighty enjoyable. Set backs? Phone froze so pictures limited. Odour of skidoo exhaust kind of dampens the concept of fresh crisp northern air. Pluses? Riding in a dog sled on a frozen river...More

Thank krayon59
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Manuela at Muktuk made all our arrangements. We "mushed" our own team of dogs, rode horses in the snow and rode snowmobiles. Each activity was fun and exciting. THe people at Muktuk are the best and they try to accommodate each persons needs for these...More

Thank Sonseirae
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