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Paws for Adventure

Herning Rd. and George Rd., Fairbanks, AK 99712
+1 907-699-3960
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Chase was a fantastic guide and we had an amazing time!

We highly recommend! Was friendly, fun, a wonderful experience! Dogs are super friendly and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kpvwall
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Denver, Colorado
SO MUCH FUN!

We went for the one hour tour, and I could have easily been happy with more. We arrived about... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
oneyearoff
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San Jose, CA
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Offering only the best in dogsledding adventure since 1998... Summer and Winter tours available. Join the Paws crew for your Experience-of-a-Lifetime! In Summer take a Kennel Tour & Cart Ride with Chase of Tukaway Sled Dog Kennel. You may book this tour on our Paws for Adventure website. In Winter choose from a variety of tours with our professional mushers and their canine athletes: Short and Long Dogsled Rides, Mushing School and Multi-Day Adventures to Tolovana Roadhouse and other remote parts of Alaska - check this year's schedule for our latest offerings.
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“alaska lodge” (7 reviews)
“hour ride” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Herning Rd. and George Rd., Fairbanks, AK 99712
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+1 907-699-3960

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We highly recommend! Was friendly, fun, a wonderful experience! Dogs are super friendly and smart. We loved the litte puppies! Chase told us all about the dogs, mushing, preparation, gear etc. Was the best experience of our Alaksa trip!

Thank kpvwall
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We went for the one hour tour, and I could have easily been happy with more. We arrived about noon on a clear, windless, cold (about -20) day with not a cloud in the bright blue sky. Even though we were wearing layers of polar...More

Thank oneyearoff
PawsforAdventure, Owner at Paws for Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you for your kind words! It's always colder than you think when you're out on the trail for an hour, so we do our best to keep you comfortable... We're proud of our mushers who truly live the life they share with you. Each...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is the best thing to do in all of Fairbanks. First class operation and a ton of fun. Kevin, our musher, was extremely nice. The "warming yurt" was very warm and comfortable. Very easy to find. We had a great time and highly recommend...More

Thank Lynn A
PawsforAdventure, Manager at Paws for Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you for the first class rating! We work with an exceptional group of dogs and mushers that take fun very seriously...In my nearly 20 years of business, I've learned that you're only as good as the people you hire - so find the outstanding...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017

We did the mushing school. Leslie was professional, organized and friendly. There is a yurt to warm up in and they have cold weather gear to use if needed. The whole experience was awesome. The training was well done so that once we were on...More

Thank tatter128
PawsforAdventure, Owner at Paws for Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Ahh...the mushing school...by far my favorite tour and where I started 20 years ago. The goal is FUN, and instilling confidence is "key"! Not every tour is for everyone - As you'll notice, you can't 'online book' a mushing school. I always like to talk...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

We did the 3+ hour mushing school and was so glad we did.We were staying at the Hampton Inn with no car so we were able to pay extra for RT transportation.They dressed us for the cold, we met the dogs and we received instructions....More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I went to Paws for Adventure for a dog sledding adventure, but left with a better understanding of the work put forth by the Paws for Adventure staff. Not only was our dog sledding adventure fun and exciting (the 1 hour ride),...More

Thank srk-fl
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Fabulous experience! Our sled ride was great! Our musher, Spender, was very helpful and knowledgeable and made our ride even better. Murphy, a tag-along dog was an added plus. He sat on our laps while our pictures were taken and seemed a little put off...More

Thank Don W
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Our family of three did a short trip (about 5 miles) dog mushing adventure. First off, you get to meet and spend as much time with the dogs as you wish. We all fell in love! They are all incredibly sweet and gentle and loving!...More

Thank JJCG
Reviewed 28 February 2017

It’s very easy to rate a company when all goes well. When there are snags in the plans, that’s when it sometimes can get tricky. However, this company rectified a misunderstanding with class and efficiency. The misunderstanding was minor, in short, it was just in...More

Thank AmberAyame76
PawsforAdventure, Owner at Paws for Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you again for being flexible and making the most of your visit. We don't make a habit of screwing up that badly, but once in a while in the busyness of business we just have to admit we did that wrong, and ask, "How...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017

Last Tuesday, my husband and I went on the Dinner and Aurora Tour with Paws for Adventure. It was fabulous. First a wonderful dinner at A Taste of Alaska Lodge, Steak for him, Halibut for me, both prepared to perfection. Then on to the dog...More

Thank Kathleen K
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Nancy R
I would like to come to Fairbanks in order to participate in dog sledding in early June 2018. Is therr still snow on the groun to do this activity. Thank you. Nancy
22 April 2017|
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Response from PawsforAdventure | Property representative |
Hi Nancy, We do not have snow here in Fairbanks in June. We usually lose our trails to melting by the 1st week of April and shutdown our dog sled rides. Around May 1st we are able to start our summer kennel tours which... More
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1SueB9
Hi, just wondering if you can get from Fairbanks to Deadhorse without Self Driving in the winter? I know most of the tour companies close down for this period, is there any alternatives any one knows about?
23 February 2015|
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Response from Chen Z |
You can fly.
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AlexandreCamp0s
About parking, is there any parking garage located inside the property? What is the cost? It allow in/out ? Regards
15 January 2015|
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Response from Chen Z |
You can park right on site. No cost needed if you are going for dogsled tour.
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