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Tagish Lake Kennel

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KM 74.5 South Klondike Highway | 100 km south of Whitehorse, Tagish, Yukon Y0B 1B0, Canada
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A must stop while in SKAGWAY and the YUKON.

We scheduled the entire day with a private tour by MIDNIGHTSUNEXCURSIONS.com and RAYMIE. She took... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jerry F
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St. Augustine, Florida
DOG MUSHING in The YUKON

This was an amazing experience. We have been to other dog mushing operators in the YUKON, but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Edward M
,
La Center, Washington
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“dog sledding” (3 reviews)
“her husband” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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KM 74.5 South Klondike Highway | 100 km south of Whitehorse, Tagish, Yukon Y0B 1B0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We scheduled the entire day with a private tour by MIDNIGHTSUNEXCURSIONS.com and RAYMIE. She took us to Tagish Lake Kennel last year and this is a MUST STOP when in the Skagway area. Michelle is the owner and we were excited to actually meet her...More

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Tagish1, Owner at Tagish Lake Kennel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So great to see you again Jerry and Cheri! Thank you so much for your continued support! Maybe we will see you again next year!!!! I am so glad you enjoyed visiting us!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an amazing experience. We have been to other dog mushing operators in the YUKON, but none compare to the Kennel managed by Michelle Phillips and her husband Ed Hopkins. We were very impressed with the care and condition given to the dogs. All...More

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Tagish1, Owner at Tagish Lake Kennel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so glad you enjoyed your visit. We LOVE our dogs and we love dog mushing! We hope you come visit again! Happy Trails!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Tutshi Dogsled Tours (where Tagish Lake Kennel has summer tours) while in Skagway on a cruise. We rented a Jeep and stopped as part of our day trip in the area. It is easy to find and right on the Klondike Highway. This...More

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Tagish1, Owner at Tagish Lake Kennel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting! We are so glad you enjoyed meeting our dogs and enjoyed your visit! Happy Trails to you!

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Reviewed August 20, 2017

We visited with a family group of 23. The owners/employees were very accomodating and friendly. My kids and their cousins love animals. My five-year-old was extremely excited to see the puppies and other dogs. Thie experience exceeded our expectations. We enjoyed learning about the dogs...More

1  Thank Dennis D
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

I've visited this Kennel multiple times this past year, both in the summer and the winter months. This Kennel exemplifies what the Yukon truly is, and allows you to see what gorgeous offerings it has. In the winter, I've taken sled dog tours with Michelle,...More

1  Thank Avery B
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Reviewed August 5, 2017

We visited as a family of four in August 2017 and had a lovely time with the dogs and the knowledgeable guides. The trip with the dogs is a great experience and is taken by some really caring and thoughtful guides. The puppies were pretty...More

1  Thank SurreyHolidayer
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

I really had high hopes for this place, so I was very disappointed in the experience. I had confirmed that they would be open the Sunday we would be stopping by. I wish I had been told in advance that they would not be fully...More

1  Thank kandtq
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Reviewed August 3, 2017

We took the scenic drive from Skagway to Emerald Lake while in the area on a cruise stop. Made a stop at this dog sled camp for a quick detour. Not the fanciest place but it was an inexpensive and fun detour to see some...More

1  Thank John S
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

While we opted not to sled we did enjoy our visit to this camp as part of our Midnight Sun tour. I was really not sure what to expect, but being a dog owner, was suprised by how clean this place was. Tons of dogs...More

1  Thank McMarciJ
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

We visited this kennel with our tour from Skagway Day Trips. Our Guide Zak had been going there for some time and was able to give us some history of the dogs. The tour at the kennel was wonderful, puppies and fuzzy dogs we got...More

1  Thank roslynelliott
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rhanik
December 13, 2017|
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Response from Dennis D | Reviewed this property |
The Kennel is Tagish. I'm guessing that Tutshi is probably some tour operator. We were on a cruise with my family. My sister chartered a bus that took us to the Yukon territory. Tagish was one of the stops that we requested... More
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Merce B
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Response from roslynelliott | Reviewed this property |
Red, but Michelle wasn't there that day. I was so overwhelmed I forgot the Lady's name that was there, but she had red hair.
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