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Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours

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109-829 10 St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0C3, Canada
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So great!

We had an amazing time as a family, and the guides were really helpful and accommodating to our... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Dana S
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We had a blast doing this at the end of January with our two boys (ages 5 and 9). My husband and... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Claire K
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Calgary, Canada
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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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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time as a family, and the guides were really helpful and accommodating to our toddler. Thank you Pete our fantastic guide!

Thank Dana S
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We had a blast doing this at the end of January with our two boys (ages 5 and 9). My husband and nine year old had their own sled and my husband enjoyed being in command of the dogs. They are beautiful dogs and they...More

Thank Claire K
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I've been thinking of doing this for ages and eventually booked it. Certainly not disappointed. Wanted to book an instructor for our sled but it wasn't necessary. On our day there was 16 sleds and the instructors are spread through the group so not having...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Great experience. We all enjoyed it. Well run and efficient. All staff and drivers were very nice and informative.

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Spent four days in Canmore BUT...........Highlight of our trip was Dog Sledding with Snowy Owl! It was fantastic, amazing, and those beautiful huskies.......it was so much fun..the staff, our guide was Ian (awesome guy)! Great experience in the snowy mountain trails and going across Spray...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Over the phone for the booking they were very accommodating and clear about the process to make and confirm a reservation. They gave detailed instructions about how to dress and when to arrive, although they also provide attire for rent if necessary. The drive up...More

Thank nicole t
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

I took my wife and daughter on the 2 hour tour. We also selected to drive the sled ourselves. What a perfect experience! You meet at the office in Canmore, and they have a shuttle that takes you up to Spray Lake, which is about...More

Thank Michael P
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Our family of five arrived at Snowy Owl tours in Canmore to smiles and a friendly welcome. Our shuttle drive to the tour area was filled with laughs and jokes thanks to our driver ~ Pedro. The mushing staff were fantastic and dealt very well...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

First Class! from beginning to end, just an awesome experience! Starting with our driver to the site Pedro, a very fun ride up. Arrived to see all the sleds ready to go, and the most important part, happy animals. The must know how long it...More

Thank 863stanp
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

This was not our first time of dog-sledding, but sure the best experience so far. Liked the enthusiastic mushers who took care of our safe experience. The view was breathtaking, the dogs were awesome and they love their job for sure. The 4 hour-trip felt...More

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Eastcoast N
21 March 2018|
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Response from Snowy Owl D | Property representative |
Yes, we do have car seats!
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Corry9
15 December 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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monia21
9 August 2017|
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Response from iwonkaManchester | Reviewed this property |
The dog sled tours are available in the winter time usually from November to April. They have summer kennel tours available during summer months. The best way is to check directly on the snowy owl website
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