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Nature's Kennel Sled Dog Racing and Adventures

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McMillan, MI, USA
About Nature's Kennel Sled Dog Racing and Adventures
Nature's Kennel Iditarod Sled Dog Racing and Adventures offers guests the opportunity to learn to drive their own sled dog team. In the winter, we offer half-day, full-day and overnight beginner adventures. We also offer dog sled rides both at our kennel location in McMillan, MI (the Eastern Upper Peninsula) and at Boyne Highlands Resort in Harbor Springs, MI. In the fall, we offer fall color tours by dog team on our four-passenger side by side. In the summer, we have walk-through guided kennel tours.
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Reviewed June 12, 2019

A wonderful place to learn about Sled Dogs! From beginner to advanced expirence, this Kennel offers something for everyone!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed April 16, 2019

Had an accident while dog sledding this past winter at Nature's Kennel and learned they do NOT carry any liability insurance....be Careful!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 543teh
Reviewed April 1, 2019 via mobile

I chose to take my 8 year old grandson dog sledding with an overnight stay. Let me say that the owner, Tasha is so nice and runs a great operation at Nature's Kennel. Kyle was our guide and did an outstanding job keeping us safe...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 10, 2019

great experience. Everyone there very nice. Took good care to make sure we were properly dressed - WARM. Made us feel very comfortable and welcome. Our guide Whitney was very nice and knowledgeable. All around great experience. Would recommend to anyone who wanted to try.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marlaandjeffh
Reviewed February 4, 2019

Nature's Kennel provided us with the Authentic Dog Sled experience. Noah was our guide for an overnight in the first weekend of February. He was Awesome, introducing us first to our team of dogs and their backgrounds. He was very thorough and showed us step...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much for a wonderful experience. My family loved every minute of our time here. From learning how to care for dogs, the actual sled ride, visiting with the owners over hot chocolate, the experience can’t be beat. The wonderful care of all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Tasha S, Owner at Nature's Kennel Sled Dog Racing and Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2018

Thanks so much for the review. I'm glad you had a great trip, we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed December 7, 2018

My Texan boyfriend was visiting Michigan in February, and without understanding all of the complications that come with it, requested a dog sledding activity. I was able to get him *relatively* geared up for the cold weather and then booked Nature's Kennel to let us...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Tasha S, Owner at Nature's Kennel Sled Dog Racing and Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2018

Thanks!! It’s defiantly not something you get to do in Texas everyday! We are glad you enjoyed your trip!

Reviewed August 16, 2018

If you like dogs you will find a few here. This is a great place to see and interact with sled dogs. You can take a ride on a sled dog pulled sled through some scenic Michigan forest land. Great fun for children and adults...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

It was a tad bit cold for me at 0 degrees but the dogs loved it and it was a fantastic ride through the woods after we got the dogs all hooked. A must experience for those adventure seekers. Will do it again next time...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

I happened upon a FB story about Laura racing in the Yukon Quest sled dog race last winter and was intrigued. I followed her story and wanted to stop in and say hello when we were in the area. Wren and Lizzy were working when...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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January 10, 2017|
Response from monicat214 | Reviewed this property |
Just last week, my children and I did the 20 mile overnight. 20 miles took us about 3 hours or maybe a bit more. I did get cold at the end of the time, but I was amazed at the unflagging energy of the dogs. They just kept on... More