Dew Claw Kennel

Join us for your private dog sledding adventure. Dew Claw kennel is home to distance mushers Dan Kaduce, Jodi Bailey, and their kennel of friendly Alaskan Huskies. They are located in beautiful Chatanika, Alaska. They are passionate about dogs and addicted to mushing.

We offer multi-day and overnight camping trips, as well as a day “Learn to Mush” experience. Drive your own team on beautiful trails, enjoy camp cooked meals, relax around the campfire while you watch for Aurora, and sleep comfortably in heated tents. Our private adventures mean you get to set the pace and experienced guides are always with you. Hot meals are cooked at camp with a variety of menu choices. The dogs stay at camp giving you extra time to get to know your canine athletes.

In addition to seeing spectacular scenery while traveling by dog team there is time for photography, exploring by snowshoe, or just hanging out with the dogs at camp. We cater to small groups who prefer a private tour, allowing us to customize the experience. If you have special requests or questions please feel free to contact us.

Dan and Jodi are both accomplished distance racers, veterans of both the Yukon Quest and Iditarod, as are the dogs you will be traveling with. The Dew Claw dogs are a super energetic friendly group. Both dogs and guides are looking forward to sharing our enthusiasm for mushing and the Alaskan outdoors.

Join us for a uniquely Alaskan adventure.

Explore Skagway (Municipality of Skagway Visitor Department)

Founded in 1981, the Skagway Visitor Department is a department of the Municipality of Skagway. It is not a member‐based organization and represents all visitor services equally. This includes all accommodations, restaurants, shops, parks and non-­profit organizations holding current business licenses with the Municipality of Skagway. We serve as Skagway’s official contact for travel media, meeting planners, tour operators and individual visitors.

Chena Outdoor Collective LLC

Our mission is to provide authentic, educational reindeer and sled dog experiences with a focus on animal welfare and inclusivity. We strive to instill in our guests a new appreciation for the Arctic and a deeper understanding of the history and importance of the animals with whom they interact. We offer interactive sled dog tours ranging from 30-minute rides to mushing schools to multi-day mushing expeditions. In addition, we specialize in reindeer tours ranging from 45-minute private experiences to hikes and multi-day backpacking adventures with reindeer.

Last Frontier Mushing Co-op

Join us on a PRIVATE mushing adventure through pristine winter trails just outside of Fairbanks. Experience the thrill & charm of dog sledding with our experienced and friendly guides. We offer interactive day mushes, private aurora tours with professional photography, mushing schools and expeditions. Visiting Fairbanks in the summer? Visit us for a Kennel Tour & Dog Mushing Demo or on an overnight glamping trip high in the alpine! Open Year Round. Locally Owned & Operated.

Alaska Helicopter Tours

Alaska is made for all kinds of adventures! From heli-hiking and snowshoeing, to multiple glacier landings, zodiac iceberg tours and glacier dogsled rides with Iditarod winning dogs. We do it all and would love to share our playground with you. Our guides are seasoned outdoor professionals, all experts in their field and passionate to take you safely out into the wilderness of Alaska. With over 10 years of accident free operations in the Knik River Valley, you can be rest assured the experience will be VIP from start to finish.

​All our adventures start with a helicopter ride, and in a matter of minutes your are in true wilderness. Alaska sized mountains, glaciers, clear streams and wildlife. Our pilots and guides will keep you safe and show you their secret spots for the best pictures. All our tours are guided and all gear is provided – all you need to bring is a sense of excitement for adventure. Let us show you our backyard; chances are you never want to leave!

Boreal Journeys

Our passion is making our guests feel comfortable and connected in the northern Alaskan forest that we call home. We are a small-scale, family-run business focused on providing authentic experiences for our guests. We offer single or multi-day adventures dog sledding, skiing, and snowshoeing. We take only private groups of 1-4 people and customize the experience to each group’s desires to create unforgettable adventures.

We strive to live as close as we can to the place we’re in. We hunt, fish and grow much of our food for us and our dog family. We feed our guests healthy, homemade and local food. We do our best to use technology that doesn’t insulate us from a direct experience with our environment. On a trip with us, you will travel on trails we have cut, stay in tents we have sewn or cabins we have built and use gear that is made from and indigenous to the area we’re traveling in. We live in the place we guide, and we want to make sure that it is still just as beautiful and bountiful when we’re in the ground and future generations are tromping around.

Gondwana Ecotours


Embark on an unforgettable journey to see Alaska’s mesmerizing Northern Lights! During the day, immerse yourself in Alaska’s culture and natural beauty with our local, expert guides. Experience activities such as dog sledding through picturesque vistas, walking with reindeer in a birch forest, soaking in an outdoor geothermal hot spring, and learning to curl from Fairbanks’ resident players.

By night, enjoy wake-up calls from an Aurora guide who watches the skies to ensure you don’t miss nature’s most bedazzling show. Our Aurora guide shares their expertise and dedication, offering you the best chances to see this breathtaking phenomenon and helping you capture photos once the Northern Lights appear. 

Join us to watch the greatest light show on Earth and discover the wonders of Alaska’s interior!


Experience the quintessential Alaskan summer experience! On our Glaciers & Grizzlies Adventure, join expert guides and witness bears in their natural habitat from a remote National Park. You’ll have the unique opportunity to see these impressive animals up close in Katmai National Park, observing them as they forage for food, interact with one another, and roam the wilderness. 

Other highlights of this adventure include a scenic float plane to Lake Clark National Park and helicopter ride with a glacier landing, glacier dog mushing, fjord and glacier exploration, and more. We’ll search for majestic wildlife, including puffins, otters, sea lions, moose, bald eagles, orcas, and humpback whales against some of Alaska’s most breathtaking landscape views. 

Our Denali Discovery Adventure offers an immersive experience of Alaska’s best-known summer sceneries as you explore the scenic route between Fairbanks and Anchorage. Throughout the tour, you’ll spend time venturing through Denali National Park and beyond, spotting wildlife like moose, Dall sheep, bears, caribou, and more. 

View magnificent sights like snowcapped peaks, glaciers, and mountain ranges during plane and helicopter flights. Admire picturesque vistas during a train ride along the famed Alaska railroad, which offers panoramic views of the rugged landscapes. Enjoy a beautiful float down the Nenana River, admiring the tranquility of the surrounding nature and spotting wildlife along the way. 

During both journeys, you’ll see and experience the pinnacle of Alaska’s natural beauty and discover hidden gems off the beaten path for an unforgettable summer in Alaska!

Knik River Lodge

Comfortable Lodging – Epic Outdoor Adventures – Award Winning Food Just a one-hour scenic drive from Anchorage, Knik River Lodge offers a remote lodge feeling with easy access. Located at the edge of the Chugach wilderness the outdoor adventures are limited only by your imagination, and having helicopters on site makes getting there easy! Summer dogsled tours on the glacier, heli hiking & biking, glacier tours, aurora viewing, Inspired meeting facilities are perfect for weddings, retreats and small conventions year round.