Husky Blast Tour

(10:00–12:30, 14:15–16:45, 18:30–21:00)

Come and feel the exhilaration, pleasure and adrenalin with our approx 6km Husky Blast Tour. It’s fun, it’s fantastic and you’re sure to have an amazing time in our Arctic wonderland with our world-class, beautiful huskies. You’ll have trouble getting the smile off your face for weeks…

We collect you free of charge, give you professional, warm, Arctic clothes and take you to our secluded base camp in the Poikkijärvi woods, far away from the busy tourist areas. We will dress you and let you meet our 60+ gorgeous Siberian and Alaskan Huskies and the puppies of course (big puppies!). You are sure to fall in love with many if not ALL of them like we did :)

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On this trip, 2 people will share a sledge and both will drive the sled changing at the 3km point, we will travel through lush snow-covered crystal forests before heading into the ice and snow covered open swamp, meandering through the forest. On the return, you will be able to take photos of the dogs and feed them a lovely block of food as a thank you for their gallant effort of strength and resilience. Driving on the sled can be anywhere between 25-35 minutes depending on various factors from weight, snow conditions and how the dogs feel that day. Regardless every minute you spend with us will be an experience you are guaranteed not to forget.

We also try to take professional quality photographs for you, however, please note that circumstances outwith our control sometimes prevent this from being possible. We always try our best, check us out on Trip Advisor, Google, Instagram, Youtube and Facebook.

Please note that there is no food or drinks with this tour.

We look forward to seeing you soon and thank you for booking with Snowdog. The No.1 Supplier of quality dog tours in Lapland.

Preparing you and the Sled Dogs

After a short important training session by our expert guides we will begin to prepare your dog teams for the trip. This is high octane, very noisy and very exciting for everyone, including most of all the Sled Dogs! You will be helping to prepare your team and get ready for a thrilling journey with the huskies. During the trip, you are fully responsible for looking after your new husky friends and in return they will give you an amazing experience and display of raw k9 husky power! We will be on hand to help if you get into a tricky situation, so don't worry about a thing, just enjoy.

Your Lapland Dog Sledding Adventure

During your Dog Sledding tour we will take you through shiny silken snowfields, across expansive outstretched frozen swamps, rivers, lakes and into ethereal snow covered forests. We will stop on few occasions in order to let you change drivers and take some photographs. All of our guides are also excellent photographers and they will wherever possible take a few excellent pictures, which you can have free of charge to remember your dog sledding adventure in Lapland. Sometimes we will make short video clips and upload them when we have time. Either way, you will receive some memorable snaps of your time with the husky sled dogs.

Prices & Pickup

950 sek for adults, students and children

Tour timings are approximately 10:00–12:30, 14:15–16:45, and 18:30–21:00.

Pickup & Drop-off Locations

Polar Sunrise Arctic Afternoon Aurora Hunt
Camp Ripan 09:50 13:50 18:20
Tourist Office 10:00 14:00 18:30
Camp Alta 10:15 14:15 18:45
Ice Hotel 09:40 13:40 18:10

PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE ON TIME AS WE CANNOT WAIT IF YOU ARE LATE!

Extra details

Bookings

For any date prior to 15th of November and after 1st of April, whether we can do a tour depends on the weather conditions. We will not be able to confirm this until nearer the time. If you make any bookings on those dates we will contact you directly.

For last minute bookings, please call us directly.

We do not pick up from Kurravaara unless it is for 7 or more people. You have the option to either drive to the kennel yourself or to Kiruna where we will pick you up.

Age

The minimum age is 6 years due to the extreme climate. We may in exceptional circumstances allow younger children but please contact us directly.

We have no upper age limit but however we do operate in extreme conditions sometimes. Please advise us if you have concerns regarding the ages of the people in your group.

The Tour

Two people share a team of Sled dogs and dogsled, both have the opportunity to drive. If you want to be driven by our guide please contact us in advance and we will try to accommodate this for you.

Please also note that whilst you do not need to be an Olympic sprinter, sometimes, depending on the snow conditions, you may have to help the dog team a little, which is normal in our sport. Do let us know in advance if you have any health issues as we may still be able to accommodate you. We can and will take physically challenged people if it is possible. So, please get in touch.

Please be aware that the Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon. Whilst we see them on a regular basis we cannot guarantee you will see them or control the weather. The main event here is Dog Sledding and regardless of the weather, assuming it is safe to drive we will run the tour. You cannot cancel for reasons regarding the weather.

Click here for our Terms & Conditions and our cancellation policy.

It is very IMPORTANT you read and understand our terms, conditions and cancellation policy. Please contact us should you have any queries.

Polar Sunrise Husky Blast (10:00–12:30)

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Arctic Afternoon Husky Blast (14:15–16:45)

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Aurora Hunt Husky Blast (18:30–21:00)

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In order to ensure a quality service we restrict the number of clients on our tours to a maximum of 12. We can however accommodate more if requested, please email us should you have any special requests: info@snowdog.se.