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Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours

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109-829 10 St, Canmore, Alberta T1W 0C3, Canada
+1 888-311-6874
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As a previous traveller wrote 'This was so incredible it is hard to really put into words - but I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mishmash50
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Reading, United Kingdom
Loved It!!

Two couples each with our own self driven sleds! It was a truly amazing adventure. The dogs are... read more

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Family1405
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Kitchener, 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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+1 888-311-6874
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Reviewed yesterday

As a previous traveller wrote 'This was so incredible it is hard to really put into words - but I will try'. Everthing from the booking process to the end of the sled experience was excellent. A must experience from a very professional and caring...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Two couples each with our own self driven sleds! It was a truly amazing adventure. The dogs are well cared for and just lovely! I would highly recommend this tour. Fun day, beautiful scenery and lovely dogs. Ian was our guide and he was very...More

Thank Family1405
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was so incredible it is hard to really put into words - but I will try. Everything from pick-up at our hotel to drop off back in town was seamless. There is a large team of folks who make this happen and they are...More

Thank Tricia D
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Man, did we enjoy ourselves at this event. Our sled team was just amazing. Janet and Lightning were awesome lead dogs. Ian was our guide and observed from two sleds ahead. Driving the team is very cool. The dogs looked like they were enjoying it...More

Thank KitchenerCouple1986
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a great day. Got to interact with dogs all through our tour. The staff are great and very friendly and will guide you through the tour. Words cant explain how good it was definitely 10 out of ten

Thank Garry C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great adventure! Thoroughly enjoyed the outing...getting to pet the dogs before and after the sled ride. Great staff...very friendly, helpful, and they thoroughly enjoyed their job of working with the dogs and ensuring you had an awesome experience!! Whether rider only, or rider...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We met at the Snowy Owl office in Canmore about 45 mins before our pre-booked tour. We were transported from the office in their company vans to the sled location which was about 20 - 25 mins outside of Canmore. Once we arrived at the...More

Thank TravellerRD
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best part of the best holiday ever! We booked long in advance and had great communications with the team. The staff are great, the tours are well organised and most importantly the dogs are loved and well looked after. Don't be put off by the...More

Thank Callum M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We looked into all three sled dog vendors that we could get to from Banff. One of them was out of lake Louise and required you to get there with your own transport. Glad they were sold out for our day because there was a...More

Thank LetsGooooooo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The van picked us up at the assigned location at the Fairmont Banff hotel. A quick ride to the Canmore office to check in and get any additional warm clothing or boots. This only took 10 minutes or less to do. Then, about 20 minutes...More

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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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kntny3228
8 March 2017|
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Response from jedrington56 | Reviewed this property |
Most likely the snow is not good enough
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