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Winterdance Dogsled Tours

#1 of 10 Outdoor Activities in Haliburton Features Animals
1888 Hodgson Road, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
+1 705-457-5281
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What a great afternoon! Our group booked the afternoon 1/2 day tour, and had the time of our lives... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
BABB4
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Burlington, Canada
A wonderful and exciting afternoon!

We very much enjoyed our Winterdance half-day dogsled tour. A fun but thorough orientation in a... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
mack2sh
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Lansdowne, Canada
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Experience what it's like to drive a dogsled team with Ontario's only Iditarod & Yukon Quest kennel! Our family run business complete with 150 loveable Siberian Huskies has had the honour of welcoming guests from around the world the last 14 years, with the stunning rugged wilderness of Haliburton/Algonquin Park as our backdrop. Escape today's hectic world & let your spirit soar as the huskies share their passion & the land reveals its magic
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1888 Hodgson Road, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

What a great afternoon! Our group booked the afternoon 1/2 day tour, and had the time of our lives. The guides are knowledable, a lot of fun and take the care of their dogs to heart. The dogs a frinedly and

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

We very much enjoyed our Winterdance half-day dogsled tour. A fun but thorough orientation in a welcoming cabin before the dogs were harnessed and ready to go. Flying along the snowy trails through beautiful woods was an exciting and unforgettable experience. We were impressed by...More

Thank mack2sh
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We recently took our daughter to winterdance for her eighth birthday. It happened to be St Patties day! The staff were wonderful, very friendly and professional. You could tell they loved their jobs. It was a beautiful day and a we really enjoyed the entire...More

Thank Brent W
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I am always cautious when animals are used in tourism, however I feel that this is one place where the dollars you spend goes towards providing dogs with a good quality of life while being able to enjoy what they love to do most. We...More

1  Thank Lee-Ann H
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We did the 2-hour dog sled tour at this wonderful facility in Halliburton. What an awesome experience. My son who is 14 absolutely loved it, as did I. He did most of the riding of the sled while I sat and sook in the sights....More

Thank strumos
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Was able to get a last minute reservation for my teenage daughter. She was beyond excited from the moment I asked her if she wanted to go. Excellent customer service! Superfast email response with accurate info and questions answered. Follow the website directions. The guides...More

Thank Marina P
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a fantastic experience that is truly a must do. We did the 1/2 day tour on a very cold March morning and it was a delight. After a overview on how to operate the sleds we were able to meet and bond with...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This experience was a gift from our daughter and her husband who weren't sure if we would enjoy the outing..... well, We Loved It! The staff are friendly, welcoming and very helpful. The dogs are extremely well kept and their excitement while hitching up the...More

1  Thank Ahwsom
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

So don't come here if you're expecting to be taxied around by these Siberian huskies. It's very hands on and intense so you'll certainly get some adrenaline flowing, if you're mushing that is! The dogs are great, the track is fast and perilous but the...More

1  Thank LeonMarshall
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My family and I went dogsledding the beginning of March at Winterdance. I cannot say enough about our experience. We had an amazing time. The guides were excellent, friendly and made sure we knew how to drive the sleds appropriately. The dogs were so friendly,...More

1  Thank Natalie G
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Linda K
5 January 2017|
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Response from Tanya M | Property representative |
Hi Linda, we have different tours the 2 hour is $130/$140/person + HST, the 1/2 day is $190/$210/person + HST. Lower price being midweek, higher being weekend & holiday. Kindest Regards, Tanya
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Medic_7228
21 August 2015|
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Response from Isabella222222 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are but they do not have dog sledding in the summer, no snow --keep trying a bit later in the year.
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ladsz
13 January 2015|
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Response from Tanya M | Property representative |
Hi ladsz, I am one of the owners of Winterdance (not sure why it won't let me answer your question as Winterdance....) Thank you for your question. The afternoon 1/2 day tour is usually out between 4:30-5 pm which this... More
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