October Features Two Weekends of Oktoberfest Celebration at the Daylodge Fall in Alaska, it’s a transition period between the long days of summer and when we get to go skiing. It isn’t very many peoples favorite time of year but it still has so much to offer. Hiking in the ...Read More
Riding bikes is fun; uphill, downhill, on dirt, on pavement on nice sunny days and on rainy days. Bikes are all-around awesome. Go ahead; try to be in a bad mood on your bike. You can’t if you’re doing it right. If you can then there’s something seriously wrong with ...Read More
The rules are simple, climbers have ten hours to hike up Alyeska’s North Face Trail, ride the tram down and repeat as many times as possible. Sounds easy right? Well, maybe the first couple of laps are. The 7th annual Alyeska Climbathon is taking place from 9 a.m. to 7 ...Read More
Imagine it is the early 1900’s. It’s mid-winter; the days are short and temperatures cold. There are few roads and lots of snow on the ground. You have to get to the next town to trade your wares.You gather the dogs, leash them to the sleigh and off you go!
Well, it's actually 2013 and mushing is still a major part of Alaska and Alaskan history. Alaskan Dario, a nine-time Iditarod veteran, and his athletic huskies are here to give you the ride of a lifetime. Take a tour of the kennels, see the puppies and hear the history and real life experiences of mushing. From there, feel the wind on your face and see the trees race by as the dogs whisk you through Moose Meadows. Take your experience and adventure one step further and grab the opportunity to drive the dogs along the path. Do you have what it takes?
Don't miss out on the adventure of a lifetime. The tour listed below can be book with Alyeska's Concierge Desk: 907-754-2108. The Concierge Desk is located next to the Front Desk at The Hotel Alyeska.
Dario and his huskies show you the softer side of Alaska as your group mush through the beautiful, pristine wilderness of Moose Meadows. While the moonlight illuminates your path, look up at the starry Alaskan sky for a chance to see the Northern Lights dancing overhead, a beautiful culmination to your evening.
Offered by Chugach Express Dog Mushing
Photo: Wayne Johnson/ACVB