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Muddy Paw Sled Dog Kennel - Day Tours

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Address: 32 Valley Rd, Jefferson, NH 03583-6306
Phone Number: +1 603-545-4533
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9:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Wed - Sun 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Muddy Paw Sled Dog Kennel is the premier dog sled touring operator in New...

Muddy Paw Sled Dog Kennel is the premier dog sled touring operator in New England. We offer year round dog sledding adventures that range from 2 - 50 miles (including overnights). All of our dog sledding experiences are designed to be hands on to the comfort level of the guests. Participants ages 2 and up are given the opportunity to meet and greet our rescue and second chance sled dogs, help harness and hitch their team and even help drive the sled (at musher discretion for guests and dog safety of course)! As always, the proceeds generated from our kennel based tours go directly to covering the expenses involved in taking in these incredible canine athletes and providing them with a home and job for life.

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Best 13th Birthday Ever!

We planned our trip as a surprise for our daughter's 13th birthday. She has been obsessed with sled dogs as far back as 3 years old and we were so thrilled to find Muddy Paws... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2016
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Orleans, Vermont

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Orleans, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We planned our trip as a surprise for our daughter's 13th birthday. She has been obsessed with sled dogs as far back as 3 years old and we were so thrilled to find Muddy Paws. Emma was great at responding quickly to our e-mail questions and concerns, and was so happy to be able to be part of the surprise.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

I bought this for a surprise birthday gift for my husband & it was a big hit!! We are both dog lovers & I thought it sounded like such a fun experience. When we got there we met the owner Neil & our musher Wes who introduced us to the dogs. We weren’t sure what to expect but it was... More 

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

I took my wife and two children to muddy paw for a march rolling dogsled ride. It was awesome! Wes showed us around as we met most of their 121 sled dogs. The dogs were surprisingly friendly. Wes hitched up 12 of the dogs to a rolling sleep and off we went on our sleigh ride. When we got back... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

What a unique and fun experience! There was no snow on the trails in NH last week when we went for our dog sled ride, so instead of a sled, the dogs pulled us in these awesome rolling all-terrain vehicles made especially for the trails with no snow. It was a comfortable and smooth ride, and our guides Wes and... More 

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Greenland, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

A great experience for the family. We loved it! Thanks to Wes and the whole Muddy Paws team who were fantastically attentive, genuine, informative and fun. The dogs were pretty fantastic too! We highly recommend this family adventure...just be prepared to get a little messy, but that's part of the fun!

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Topsham, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Huge thank you to our guide and musher, Wes! You made my first experience riding behind a team of sled dogs the best part of my vacation weekend! The dogs were so sweet and friendly. I'm going to come back in the fall! So much fun I immediately wanted to do it again!

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Topsham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

I cannot thank Wes enough for such a fabulous experience. His knowledge about the dogs was great. His enthusiasm contagious. This would be great for the young and old. Will be going back in the Fall for another ride!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

We just had out 3hour ride today. We cannot stop listing all the moments that made this trip such a memory. From the beginning the tour guide was so welcoming and informative. We met all the dogs starting from the first dog house all the way to the other end of the yard. We were enriched with the stories of... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

I created a tripadvisor account solely to leave a review for this place. I've never had so much fun in a two hour period. Firstly, our musher Wes was the man. He was super knowledgable and answered all of our questions around the kennel and the dogs. He walked us through the kennel, letting us play with the dogs and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

This is a great experience, especially if you love dogs. All the dogs were very friendly, some shy. And they get really really excited about going on the trail. We went in a group of two teams and both guides Jonathan and Elise were wonderful. They knew everything about the dogs and sledding and were very knowledgeable about nature along... More 

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