Winter Tours & Activities

The Takhini Express I Half day dog sledding

Active Outdoor tour I Length: 3 hrs I Departure: AM & PM

Group size: 2-8 I Available: Daily Nov 15 to Mar 30 I 2 people per sled

Experience some of the most beautiful wilderness scenery on the frozen Takhini River, a historic stretch of the Yukon Quest trail.

Get a glimpse into the world of dog sledding, also called mushing, and feel the power and strength of your team. You will be paired up with another guest and can take turns driving your team or riding in the basket and taking it all in and snapping some memories that will last for a lifetime.

Shared teams / two guests to a sled (alternating)


  • Transportation
  • Guide
  • All necessary equipment
  • Safety Instructions
  • Dog sled tour (approx. 2 hrs on the trails)
  • Beverages & snacks

Not Included:

  • Personal gear and extras
  • Gratuity

Minimum age: 5 years old. Child must be accompanied by an adult

Child age: 5-11 years old

Youth age: 12-17 years old

Group size: 4 sleds p/tour


As with most of the outdoor active tours all guest must sign a waiver on arrival to the tour.

Please note that dog sledding is comparable to cross country skiing and does require you to be in relatively good physical shape.

All rates per person include GST