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Winterhawk Dog Sled Adventures

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1900 N Poplar St, Leadville, CO 80461-3355
+1 719-486-1336
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I want a husky!

These dogs are so loved. All the dogs were so sweet my kids wanted at least one! We had such a... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Kari K
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Simi Valley
via mobile
Snowed out

Dogsledding cancelled due to snow... disappointed but better to be safe. Peggy called this morning... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
Alexandra V
via mobile
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible27%
5 Jan 2017
“Snowed out”
3 Jan 2017
“Great addition to our winter trip loved it for sure but pricey”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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1900 N Poplar St, Leadville, CO 80461-3355
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+1 719-486-1336
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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

These dogs are so loved. All the dogs were so sweet my kids wanted at least one! We had such a great time with the dogs and the mushers. My 12 year old kids got to help drive for awhile and so did my husband...More

Thank Kari K
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Dogsledding cancelled due to snow... disappointed but better to be safe. Peggy called this morning and said I-70 is closed and there's too much snow to get cleared. I had to rate this to submit the review... Peggy was very personable on the phone. I'm...More

Thank Alexandra V
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We went with 2 adults and two kids we are total dog lovers and thought this would be a really unique thing to do here while vacationing in Vail over New Years. We had a blast beautiful secenery. Our tour guide was great wish I...More

Thank ColleenM23
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

What an epic time! I told them that my son and I were seeking an adventure and that's exactly what we got. They allowed us to really get involved. We got involved in putting the harnesses on the dogs and hooking them to the main...More

Thank hailyeah
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I'm a dog lover so dog sledding was number one on my list of to-dos during my trip to Beaver Creek (I don't ski!) Our hotel arranged the dog sledding tour for us and everything went very smoothly - from pickup to drop off. Our...More

Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 17 January 2016

My family (mom and dad, two grown kids - ages 22 and 24) all enjoyed our half-day dogsledding trip in Leadville. The staff (drivers, photographer, etc.) were very helpful, the dogs were friendly and so excited to head out, the scenery was lovely, and we...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 28 January 2015

The journey to Winterhawk was quite frightening, it was really snowing heavily.........but my, was it worth it! This experience is the kind of thing we will always remember. We were a party of 6, 4 of whom were children ranging from 6-16. Dog sledding in...More

1  Thank VictoriaGibb
Reviewed 28 January 2015

We took a sled tour the week after Christmas as a special Christmas treat for our boys, 6 & 9. Both love dogs and were so excited about the tour. Right away, the boys got to pet the dogs and then we loaded up the...More

Thank carrieredflash
Reviewed 1 January 2014

Wouldn't recommend this company to anyone. Paid for and scheduled a summer dogsled ride with them in August 2013 when my family was there. Showed up to the meeting spot and was NEVER picked up. After many, many attempts via phone to get in touch...More

2  Thank Melanie_Jarrett
Reviewed 18 November 2013

After our winter dog sled tour that was pathetic I would never recommend Winterhawk even to my worst enemy ! They must bathe their dogs more often than them selves. The tour guides were rude and not very knowledgeable of the area, it seemed as...More

3  Thank Jim K
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