Those who would like to experience dogsledding
but are afraid of getting too cold or overspending on gear they will never use again can rest easy: EarthSong Lodge provides the specialized cold weather outer layer of clothing, including cold weather pac boots rated to -80F, cold weather dog mushing oversuit, and overmitts.
About 60 miles northeast of Fairbanks, this rustic but cozy resort has dogsledding
, an amazing ice museum, and aurora borealis viewing.
But we spent the morning dogsledding
again with Espen instead, by now feeling like seasoned pros.
Judy Waytiuk shows how the resurgence of dogsledding
through competitive racing in northern North America is a response to a general feeling that an essential cultural element defining life in Canada and Alaska was quickly reaching extinction.
Four-time Iditarod champion Martin Buser will transport AEC attendees to the wilds of Alaska as they imagine filling his boots in the famous 1,159 mile dogsledding
race from Anchorage to Nome.
The village otters cross-country, snowboarding, dogsledding
, and snow cat touring.
Plus a huge array of apres-ski activities, from dogsledding
and snowmobiling to snowshoeing and sleigh riding, guarantees everyone will sleep soundly (1-800-461-8711 or www.
More women, many of whom were initially steered away from outdoor sports by stereotyping, are finding they can fend for themselves in the wilderness, from fishing and hunting to backpacking and rock climbing to snorkeling, canoeing and dogsledding
The Salomon Gold Rush Weekend is sponsored by the Town of Frisco, BackCountry Brewery, Alpine Dogsledding
, Frisco Nordic Center, The Summit Daily News, NRC Broadcasting - KSMT, Lake Dillon Fire Department, Western Enterprises, Salomon, Tubbs Snowshoes, InMotion 365 and Stinger Honey.
Team spent April and May dogsledding
1,000 miles through the world's most remote Arctic region
Inside a log cabin built in the indigenous Sami tradition, our group sat around a warm fire laughing and trading stories like dogsledding
Just 10 minutes earlier, Smith had introduced me and a few other firs-time mushers to dogsledding
, and now I found myself listening to the excited baying of my dogs, who obviously were more confident about dashing into the forest than I was.
Book a dogsledding
, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing or heli-skiing trip, Oh, and don't forget to hit the slopes, where there's everything skiers and snowboarders could ask for: the longest vertical drop on the continent, 12 alpine bowls, three glaciers and more than 200 marked trails for all ages and abilities.
Midland MP Bob Ainsworth is taken for hospital treatment after injuring his ankle while dogsledding
north of the Arctic Circle.
Call of the wild: Wilderness Inquiry offers winter adventures in Minnesota's Boundary Waters Wilderness Area this winter, including cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and dogsledding