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Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours

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About Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours
Mush your own sled dog team of friendly Alaskan Huskies through the Alaska, Yukon Wilderness. Our sledding trips and adventure tours specialize in extreme wilderness travel using highly trained Alaskan huskies. This area of Alaska is one of the most remote locations left on earth and includes the Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve, which is 2.2 million acres of protected wilderness.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The adventure of a lifetime! From our guide Greg MacGyvering a fix for the chainsaw whose handle shattered from the cold to building a bonfire in 60 below to cuddling with our fearless and affectionate sled dogs - this expedition far exceeded our expectations. Champion...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

The lifestyle we live is very different from normal living. It is a life we have chosen, outside of the concrete jungle. We are very happy to share with clients, a way of life, where creation and design manifests its existence everywhere you look. But...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An adventure of a lifetime! Big thanks to Wayne, Scarlett, Steve, Greg, and Paul (senior poop scooper) who took great care of us from the moment we landed to the moment we were back on the plane. They have an incredible family of dogs who...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Spencer, you and Eva, were wonderful clients and we very much enjoyed our time with the two of you. We will look forward to another chance to discuss differences and ways of life. Maybe a bit warmer temps and some camping. Safe travels! Scarlett

Reviewed May 27, 2018

We knew that we were embarking on something remote and challenging when we booked a week’s mushing with Bush Alaska Expeditions. But like previous reviews say, we had no idea just how unique our trip was going to be. From the flight to Eagle, and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Hi Eugene, Lizelle, Renata, Riaan and Geoff, You were a wonderful group and such a pleasure to be around the 5 of you! The conversations were always interesting and all the personalities meshed well together. We enjoyed our time with you and are glad that...More

Reviewed March 16, 2018

What a fabulous dog mushing experience! A friend had raved about this as a life changing experience, and she was so right. Being in the interior Alaska wilderness, covering miles and enjoying the dogs, learning to get your sled and self through the trees and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank alicecantelow
BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so happy that we were able to show you a bit of our world and that you came away with an appreciation and love for the experience. It was a pleasure working with you and we enjoyed...More

Reviewed March 14, 2018

I have no words to adequately describe how truly magnificent this trip was. From start to finish, my time with Wayne, Scarlett, the awesome professional guides and (of course!) the dogs was an adventurer's dream-come-true! I worked hard, learned a lot, laughed often, loved much...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank keilma29
BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

You have a wonderful way with words and watching your videos...a wonderful way with the dogs. We enjoyed our conversations about everything, especially training dogs. You have some wonderful insights. You were a pleasure to spend time around and we are thankful that we could...More

Reviewed December 19, 2017

Aside from a short touristy experience at another kennel in SE Alaska that was geared to the masses and made me want much more, this was my first authentic dog sledding trip. But surely not the last!! Before making the trip to the homestead of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 26, 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review Cheryl! Clients like you make it all worth while. We enjoyed meeting you, becoming friends and having you adopt 2 of our retiring dogs. Both Nugget and Talker are special dogs and we appreciate seeing our retired dogs go...More

Reviewed May 5, 2017

read a lot of reviews and researched it extensively before I came, as I was looking for a pretty specific experience, and it absolutely fulfilled everything I was looking for. 1) provided a hands-on glimpse into the exciting way of life in one of the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2017

Thank You Jay, You and Chris were a pleasure to have around. Once the snow melted we did trudge around in the woods and had pretty much given up on the drone when Greg glanced off from the side of the trail on one of...More

Reviewed April 25, 2017

I was lucky to find Scarlett and Wayne's website. When I saw it the first time, I thought this looks awkward. There was no design, only a purple background and a very long text with some links to videos. After thinking about it the 2nd...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2017

Hi Patrick, What a reference! You gave Wayne and I a wonderful laugh this morning. Glad you came back for a 2nd look. Maybe one day we can catch up with technology but I highly doubt it. It would be good to find out how...More

Reviewed April 4, 2017

I've done quite a few things in my life but as far as i'm concerned this was the best. I had deliberated about doing this for a while but had put off because of the travelling involved. Last Chance Creek is a long way from...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank JohnR7246
BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

Thank You John! You have a wonderful way with words. We really enjoyed having you with us even if I did call you Paul a few times...opps! Take care and enjoy life!

Reviewed March 28, 2017

This is what I call true luxury, the wilderness out of internet and phone network, amazing landscape, great guides (thanks to them), great warm welcoming people, Scarlette taking care of us as a second mom, well trained and nice dogs you will get to know...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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BushAlaskaExpedition, Owner at Bush Alaska Expeditions Dog Sled Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2017

Thank you for your review! We were very happy to be able to share our world with you. We really enjoyed having the two of you. Getting to know you and spend time with you was something that we look forward to doing during our...More

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Hi and Good Day...hopefully it is a nice one for you. Our tours are custom designed for each of our clients and it would not be hard to avoid uphill sections if that was a problem. Normally it is only a short stretch of... More
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