Experience the real Yukon and our Lifestyle with our dogs during one of the most spectacular times of the Year. Fall is the time when the days are still warm and long to enjoy lots of outdoor time and the nights are dark to have a chance to see the Northern Lights dancing in the sky ... More info ›
Experience the real Yukon and our Lifestyle with our dogs during one of the most spectacular times of the Year. Fall is the time when the days are still warm and long to enjoy lots of outdoor time and the nights are dark to have a chance to see the Northern Lights dancing in the sky.
Learn about our life with 100+ huskies and be part of our fall training with the dogs, take in all the amazing fall colors when canoeing on the Takhini River and enjoy the Yukon Wildlife at the Preserve. Meals are all home cooked in our lodge and you will feel like Family.
Real hands on experience
Day One: (Sunday or Thursday) arrival day
We will pick you up at the airport and bring you to our Lodge located in the Yukon Wilderness.
Check in the room,(shared bathrooms) introduction to our off the grid life style and our dogs. Handing out cold weather clothing.
Cozy set up on our deck for guest to stay out and wait for the northern lights.
Hot drinks and snacks provided. Also 2 living rooms in the house with cozy sofas and lots of interesting books to look at so guests do not have to wait in the cold.
Day Two AM:
Fall training run with the dogs. No snow yet to pull a sled so the dogs will pull a ATV. Up to 12 dogs on one ATV , educational part of how to harness and bootie the dogs, Approx. 1 hour on the ATV, after a walk with dogs to the shore of the Takhini River
Lunch at the Lodge
Trip to the Wildlife preserve and the Hotsprings. One of our guides will take you to see a variety of species that call Yukon thier home before you soak in the warm and relaxing water at the Takhini Hot pools
Another night to watch for the skies to light up with the northern lights. Use our tripods provided to get the perfect shot
Day three am:
Time to catch up on some sleep.Â Pm: 3 hour canoe trip on the Takhini River (two hours on water) amazing fall colours along the river, and the chance to see wildlife. Beavers call the Takhini River their home and you will be able to see their houses and dams along the way
Last night to stay up and enjoy the comfort of the lodge.
Day Four:Â Departure day
Drop of at the airport or at a hotel in town, depending on guest arrangements.