Helicopter Dog Sledding

Juneau Dog Sled Tour with Helicopter Flight in Alaska
Price: $699.00
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Shore Excursion Size ? Small
Shore Excursion Type Scenic, Active
Shore Excursion Duration 3 Hours 10 Minutes
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? An approximately 5-minute walk from the cruise ship pier.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress As you will be visiting a river of ice, dress in layers with a coat. Guests may also wish to bring gloves and a hat. Sunglasses are highly recommended for glare off the ice. You will be provided with glacier over-boots that fit over your tennis shoe or walking shoe. Shoes with heels can not be accommodated. Socks are highly recommended. There is a no-bag policy in the helicopter. Safe storage will be provided at the office.
Restrictions All guests, regardless of age must purchase a seat and be able to be belted in. This tour is not wheelchair accessible. Persons weighing more than 260 pounds fully-clothed must pay an additional fee ($150) for the Comfor Seat. Not claiming the Comfort Seat or providing inaccurate weights may cause tour delays and cancellations without refunds. Please also note that lap children are NOT allowed, and each passenger must purchase a full fare ticket.

Juneau Dog Sledding & Helicopter Tour

Imagine flying in a helicopter over the Juneau Icefield as Alaska's scenic beauty passes by the windows. Next, you land on a glacier and climb aboard a dog sled, with a team of huskies pulling you across the ancient snowfields nestled among the peaks of the vast Juneau Icefield. This is your Alaskan helicopter dog sledding adventure.

Enjoy an authentic Juneau helicopter dog sledding excursion that combines the unrivaled beauty of touring Alaska's vast winter wilderness via helicopter with standing on the runners of a dog sled as you cruise over the ice on a traditional dog-powered vehicle.

Your experienced pilot will fly you over the colossal ice fields and formations, deep blue crevasses, and luminous ice rivers of Alaska while pointing out the once-in-a-lifetime views below. Upon landing at your destination, it's time to take part in Alaska's favorite sport: dog sledding. Glacier-carved peaks open up before you as you approach the dozens of sled dogs, pups, and staff at the dog sled camp.

Upon arriving at the dog camp, the helpful and professional staff will provide you with training and instructions on the finer points of dog sledding, stories about the famous Iditarod race, and a chance to ask questions before the team is hooked up. Then, you're off in the sled to enjoy the incredible atmosphere as the dogs power you through the crisp Alaskan snow.

Before your helicopter takes you back to base and civilization, make sure to get some pictures with the Alaskan sled dogs in their snowy territory.

Experience approximately 30 minutes of roundtrip flying time over the frozen glaciers and breathtaking scenery of Alaska, about 30 minutes with the mushers at the dog camp located on the Juneau Icefield, and approximately 30 minutes of sled time to give everyone a chance to ride the sled.

This Juneau dog sledding & helicopter tour is an ideal combination of high-flying exploration and authentic Alaskan dog sledding. It's the experience of a lifetime for animal lovers in a picturesque winter wonderland. Book your Juneau shore excursion tour today because space is limited.

5 Stars4.9 / 5  |  70 ReviewsReview This Tour
Helicopter and Dog Sledding
July 31, 2023
This excursion was absolutely amazing!! First time on a helicopter ride. The views were breathtaking. Pictures are great but in person was even more beautiful. The dog sled was also very cool. It was everything I was hoping it would be. The guides were informative and answered all of our questions. We liked that it was small group. Highly recommend this excursion.
Reviewer: Tammie
5 Stars
September 04, 2022
This excursion was amazing! It was worth every penny. Highly recommend splurging on this one.
Reviewer: April Carroll
5 Stars
Fantastic family adventure
August 17, 2022
Eleven of us thoroughly enjoyed this once-in-a-lifetime adventure. Everyone was involved riding the sled with an experienced guide who told us about the dogs and the daily lives on the glacier. This was a memory maker, for sure. We would all highly recommend this amazing excursion.
Reviewer: Mary Hollars
5 Stars
July 19, 2022
We had magnificent weather and our pilots were wonderful. I would recommend this excursion to anyone who wants to interact with Alaskan sled dogs on a glacier.
Reviewer: Kathryn Boreman
5 Stars
Dog sledding
August 06, 2019
Great trip had a ball.
Reviewer: Carol van Haandel
5 Stars
Bucket List x2
July 31, 2019
Helicopter Ride and Dogsledding were both on my bucket list so this was an easy choice that was so worth it! I hold high expectations and this did not disappoint!
Reviewer: Lori Powell
5 Stars