Have you dreamed of driving dogsledding through a pristine alpine valley while driving your own team of dogs. Don’t wait a moment longer – Your adventure begins now! Our Dogsledding partners are located 90 minutes outside of Jasper in Valemount, British Columbia. They provide transportation (or you may drive your own vehicle) through the Yellowhead Pass to your dogsled experience. Following a brief lesson you will have the opportunity to drive your own team of 6 to 8 dogs, or you can choose to snuggle up in a blanket and let someone else to do the driving.
Travel time to the Dogsled staging area is approximately 90 minutes from Jasper. Please be prepared for winter mountain driving conditions and a time change to Pacific Standard Time (one hour behind Jasper) if you choose to drive yourself.
Moonshiners of Whiskey Creek
Travel by dog team through the silent undisturbed beauty of winter and all it has to offer. This is a great hands on opportunity to venture deep into the heart of the Canadian Rockies. Enjoy the crisp mountain air and the beautiful scenery that surrounds you while you warm up with a hearty trail side lunch, cooked over an open campfire, hot apple cider and homemade treats. During this time you will have the opportunity to learn the history of both the area and the people. (vegetarian lunch available upon request)
Dogsledding distance: 18-22kms
Duration: 5-6 hours
Dogsledding With Transportation from Jasper- 8:00 A.M. Mountain Standard Time (Daily)
Youth (6-12): $224
Children (2-5): $142
(*prices subject to 5% GST*)
Moonshiners Dogsledding Self-Drive Options- For those who insist on driving to the Dogsledding Staging area to participate in this tour. You have the following options:
(Weekends and Holidays Only): 1:00 p.m. (pacific standard time) departure on Weekends and Holidays only. Drive time from Jasper: 1.5 hours.
(Mid-Week): please call 1.888.786.3641 for options and availability.
The 60 Minute Musher:
This tour is great for those groups that are large or families with small children that want a quick taste of dogsledding. Trip includes your introduction to the dogs, the equipment, your instruction on how to drive a dog team, and 1 full hour of mushing! It concludes with a hot beverage and homemade treats back at the trail head. Transportation not included. Driving time approximately 1.5 each way.
Dogsledding distance: 10kms
Duration: 1 hour dogsledding
Dogsledding (Self-Drive Only) -Departs Dogsledding Launch area Daily 1:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time
Adults (13+): $138
Youth (6-12): $82
Children (2-6): $38
The 60 minute musher is ideal for school groups, clubs, corporate incentive parties etc. We are able to run tours back to back and add other options such as interpretive snowshoe hikes and a campfire lunch. (Group rates apply. Transportation can be provided, please call for more information) 1.888.786.3641
*2% Destination Management Fee included in all rates.
*All participants must read and sign a liability waiver prior to going dogsledding.
*Anyone under the age of 19 must be accompanied by a legal guardian.
*Participants must be dressed in proper winter attire and boots.
*Please eat a big breakfast before dogsledding as our bodies require calories to stay warm!
*Transportation-pick ups and tours depart on time!
*Tours will not be held back if guests are not at departure location on time.
*Participants that miss their pick up time or tour will NOT be refunded.
**Cancelation policy-Guaranteed reservations may be cancelled before 6pm, 48 hours prior to your scheduled tour. However we will retain a handling fee of $50/reservation. Failure of the card holder to cancel their reservation prior to this time will result in NO refund of the FULL amount of their purchase. Should a client not be able to attend due to illness, only they will be excused. All others will be expected at their scheduled tour.