Dog Sledding

Dog sledding in Vail is a magical experience that will leave a lifelong memory. Dog sledding is a family favorite activity that will offer you the wonderful experience of zipping through the back-country behind a team of willing and happy sled-dogs!

Mountain Musher

logo.gif 139×179Mountain Musher offers the best dog sledding in the Vail Valley, Colorado. Private beautiful trails, free from snowmobiles, await you! Looking for some fun winter activities for your family this winter? Join Mountain Musher for a picture perfect, fun dog sled ride. We have been doing this since 1989! Our dogs have been seen by millions on “Colorado Getaways”, “The Learning Channel”, and “The Today Show”.

General information: We run on a private trail in Wolcott, 10 miles west of Beaver Creek. The sleds will take you through glades of Aspen and Pine trees. We often see wildlife including fox, coyote, deer and elk. One morning and one afternoon tour depart daily. Six sleds go out with each trip. Two people per sled. Age limit is 4 years old. Weight limit is 400 pounds per sled. You will not be allowed on the sleds if you do not meet the weight limit. No exceptions. If you want to have 2 adults and 1 small child or 1 adult and 2 small kids or 3 kids on a sled the third person is an additional charge.

Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures

winterhawkWinterhawk offers the total dogsledding experience. We offer trips for families, special occasions, private parties and large groups. We have something for everyone.

Enjoy crisp mountain air and breathtaking views while gliding silently down the trail behind a team of Alaskan Huskies. Snuggle up under the warm wool blankets and let an experienced guide do all the work or get on the runners and drive the sled. This tour requires no experience and no specific level of fitness. The minimum age for children is 3 years and there is a 350 pound weight limit with any combination of passengers per sled.


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