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Enjoy time with Bill Cotter, a musher who won Yukon Quest in 1987 and has finished 150 sled dog races. Time with Bill is exciting as you are dressed up in his racing gear and furs for your one hour scenic dog sled ride. After taking pictures with...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Fairbanks, AK
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

3 friends and I visited Bill, his family, crew and kennel for an unforgettable experience. 3 of the 4 of us are recreational mushers in the lower 48 so we wanted to be able to say we ran sled dogs in AK. Bill's place was...More

Thank Pauline B
Reviewed March 27, 2018

We had a fantastic ride. The Cotter team set us up with a second sled so we could stand and have the full experience. Bob's team are amazing and by all appearances they love what they do. His dogs are dedicated racers and were so...More

Thank psgab1
Reviewed March 22, 2018

Just an amazing experience! The time with Bill was like hanging out with a living legend! Being able to listen to stories of the Yukon Quest & Iditarod, what it's like to raise and train dogs, to live in Alaska, and the actual process of...More

Thank SunseekerFoodie
Reviewed March 17, 2018

We chose Bill Cotter’s sled dog tour because of it’s intimate quality between the dogs, Bill and us. The two-hour tour was not only a highlight of our March Alaska trip, but a checked box on my bucket list. Bill is kind and patient and...More

Thank tltcooke
Reviewed March 17, 2018

What an exhilarating day, spending time with Bill Cotter’s team and dogs! This group of mushers had enough dogs to accommodate a party of six adults. After getting us geared up in warmer clothes, the team explained the process of hooking the dogs to each...More

Thank ppanther808
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience of a lifetime! There were 6 of us , 3 couples and he was able to accommodate all three couples thanks to Bill, Jen, and Nick. Bill's wife had coffee and muffins waiting for us when we got back to...More

Thank Chief21
Reviewed March 7, 2018

I highly recommend Bill Cotter’s sled dog tour! Bill and his wife are excellent hosts. Bill is a very kind Andre humble man and probably would not mention unless asked, but he has completed the Iditarod 20times, including a third place finish! He has also...More

Thank 958diana
Reviewed February 25, 2018

The owner is an absolute expert of dog sledding and his team is so warm and friendly. It was so exciting to play and interact with their dogs, and it was so fun seeing the experts at work. Definitely had a great time. Thanks so...More

Thank Doug C
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We arrived and saw the dogs and we're in love. We loved the dog Traci who is an absolute cuddle bug. All the dogs are super friendly and so are the people who work here. We unfortunately did not meet Bill. He was at a...More

Thank LiliaS173
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Our afternoon spent at Bill Cutter's was both fun and informative! We really enjoyed getting to interact with all of the dogs. It was definitely hands on and the trainers, Nick and Jen were wonderful. It was one of the highlights of our trip to...More

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