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“dog sledding”(36 reviews)
“day trip”(7 reviews)
Mahoosuc Guide Service is a small family run business with over twenty years of experience. All of our trips are owner guided and a high percentage of our clients are returning as friends. Polly and Kevin are professional year round guides, equally...more
1513 Bear River Rd, Newry, ME 04261-3609
+1 207-824-2073
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids and I do a lot of outdoor activities (scuba, mountain climbing, backpacking skydiving, ect.) and were looking for a unique, new experience. We booked a three day mushing trip with Mahoosuc Guide Service and had a really wonderful and memorable time. We never...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like winter weather and the outdoors, this is the guide service to use! I just returned from the 3 day mushing trip and the only way it could have been better was if the trip was longer! Kevin and Polly are two of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Russ C
Reviewed 8 January 2019

My husband, son, and I went for a dog sledding day trip at the end of December, it was quite the experience and we loved every minute of it. Such fun and all of the dogs are lovable and enjoy attention! You can either help...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I was looking at pictures of the great weekend we had back in February. We were a party of six and had looked forward to this experience since fall. We weren’t disappointed. Our day started with meeting our guides, ensuring we were equipped properly, and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Carmen S
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

This is my third year going dog sledding though Mahoosuc. We take ten 8th grade students every year and always have an incredible experience. Everything is well organized and ready for us. We love being able to take our students to experience the responsibilities of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jennifer M
Polly M, Owner at Mahoosuc Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

I always enjoy working with you and sharing this experience with your youngsters. The dogs love the extra attention they give and I feel the trip teaches them responsibility and enjoying the natural world!

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I, along with two other couples, were looking for a winter adventure and decided on dog sledding. After exploring our options we chose Mahoosuc Guide Service, and I can say whole-heartedly that I’m glad we did! It was exactly what we were...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Ben J
Polly M, Owner at Mahoosuc Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you Ben, We really enjoyed you and your group last winter!

Reviewed 28 March 2018

I have been bringing high school students to Mahoosuc for around 6 years now. Polly and Kevin are great with the students and the amount of trust they have in these young people to care for their dogs is remarkable. Their ski guides are very...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Polly M, Owner at Mahoosuc Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Thanks so much Bill. We always enjoy your students!

Reviewed 28 March 2018

We have been on several (6 for one of us and 3 for one of us) trips at Mahoosuc Guide Service. Each time it has been a wonderful adventure and learning experience. Polly and Kevin have given us the gift of getting to know them...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Polly M, Owner at Mahoosuc Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thanks gals, You are always a joy and can officially be called "Mahoosuc junkies!"

Reviewed 27 March 2018

We were three middle aged, active couples who travelled together to go dogsledding with Mahoosuc. It was a cold day, and I was happy to see that Polly and Kevin were checking to make sure we had enough warm clothing (we did) Another gentleman joined...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Polly M, Owner at Mahoosuc Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

We are really happy that you enjoyed your day with us! Your whole group was such a joy to be out with. Hope you can come back again sometime!

Reviewed 26 March 2018

We were on the day trip on Tuesday, March 13th on the Umbagog Lake. My wife Jill and I were cajoled into this trip by her brother Tom. Tom is a resident of Maine, and during our trip to visit from Delaware, we agreed to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Polly M, Owner at Mahoosuc Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

We really had a great day with all of you! Thanks for joining us!

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Response from Polly M | Property representative |
Please call us so we can discuss this. Thanks!