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Dog sled adventure vacations, Northwest U.S.

Dog sled adventure vacations, Northwest U.S.

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Dogsledding allows people of all ages and physical conditions to experience the wild stillness of the Northwest’s backcountry. The excitement of being pulled by a powerful team of sled dogs is a wilderness adventure like no other. When the dogs hear the command to go, “Hike!” they’re off at a run, taking passengers flying over the snow. As the dogs settle into a trot, the flurry of paws on packed snow and the gliding swish of sled runners accompanies the dogs’ panting. From the Pacific Northwest of Alaska, Oregon and Washington to the inland Northwest of Montana, Wyoming and Idaho, there are a variety of sled dog tours available. Alaska Dog Sled Tours The best place in the Northwest to find dog sled tours is Alaska, home of the famed Iditarod race and a state where dog sled...