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Howling Dog Tours is a family-run operation out of Canmore Alberta and offers visitors a unique outdoor adventure. The company runs tours in the majestic Rocky mountains, near Canmore, Banff and Kananaskis Country, which combine spectacular alpine...more
105-712 Bow Valley Trail | Canmore, Alberta, Canada, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2H4, Canada
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This was not our first time dog sledding but it was the best. The route was phenomenally beautiful and there was plenty of time to interact with the friendly dogs. The sled was remarkably comfortable, like a bed on skis, which my children appreciated given...More
We truly enjoyed our afternoon dog sledding in the Canadian Rockies with Cola, Edge, John, Safety, Chilly, Glacier and Connor (our nephew & godson) as our guide. From the informative van ride out to the site - meeting the professionals at the trail head, seeing...More
Your sled is pulled by absolutely beautiful,majestic dogs through the most breathtaking scenery. It was such a wonderful day and a real memory maker. Our musher Chad was brilliant, he was so knowledgable and you could tell he really loved the dogs. We both took...More
We were recommended to Howling Dog Tours (henceforth HDT) by our hotel and what a fantastic experience it turned out to be! The booking process was smooth with the helpful front desk staff Darek (of Juniper) calling HDT for us. Within half an hour, we...More
Caught the shuttle bus from Banff. 45 min drive though spectacular snow covered country side. After the normal safety briefing we were introduced to guide and musher, Michael.
First job was to meet the dogs and give them good pat and greeting. Then we helped...More
Had a wonderful time the dogs are really lovely and so friendly they love a good pat . The staff are all amazing nothing is to much trouble. The cookies and hot chocolate are the best . Would do it again best fun ever ....More
We had a great experience all around with Howling Dog Tours. One guide is assigned to each sled, which holds two guests. The guests ride along in the sled for part of the time and then stand in back with the guide for part of...More
This was an amazing experience. Getting to handle the dogs and get to know them was a superb start. Yes there's a bus ride to the start (well you don't want to be sledding round the streets of Canmore!). The guides are fantastic and obviously...More
If you are prepared to have a poor booking experience and then have your trip, which you planned a year in advance, to be cancelled the evening before your scheduled to go, then book with this company. Oh and reason for cancellation vehicle maintenance and...More
HowlingDogTours, Owner at Howling Dog Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018
There are many factors involved in running a dogsled tour company, and the welfare of the dogs is number one. If we feel the dogs need a rest it is because we have their best interest in mind.
As well, a major part of our...More
From pick-up to drop-off, Howling Dog Tours did a great job of making us feel welcome and comfortable and ensured our entire experience was fabulous! They were timely, efficient, informative, and caring. We were very impressed and pleased with our guide, Doug, who answered our...More
Response from HowlingDogTours | Property representative |
Hi! We recommend that you have warm layers of your own, as well as good socks, mitts, hat and boots. The gear that we lend to you for the two hours is at no charge, but it is based on availability. We have snow boots, snow... More
Hi! We recommend that you have warm layers of your own, as well as good socks, mitts, hat and boots. The gear that we lend to you for the two hours is at no charge, but it is based on availability. We have snow boots, snow pants, and various shell jacket/fleeces to help keep you warm!