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Beginner Dogsled Camping Trips

Trip at a Glance

  • Locations

    Ely, Minnesota, United States

  • Activities

    Adventure, Dog Sledding

  • Price
    Custom Price
  • Duration

    5 Days

  • Departure Day(s) and Time(s)

    As arranged

  • Starting Location

    As arranged

  • Price Includes

    Freight sleds & dogteams, North Face Himalayan Hotel or other dome sleeping tents (for 2-3 people each), Siberian Chalet cook tent (for entire group to gather in heated comfort if needed), Coleman stoves, cook kit, misc. camp gear, Thermoses and water bottles, Wiggys Antarctic sleeping bags, RidgeRest foam camping mattresses, Inner Thermax sleeping bag liner and outer Ultrex "bivvy sack" bag cover, Back-country metal-edged skis with Berwyn bindings and poles (optional), Sherpa snowshoes (optional), Sled bags for packing personal gear, Cell phone, map kit, trail radios, first aid gear

  • Notes

    Your personal gear needs (detailed checklist will be provided upon registration):, Winter boots with removable liner (available for rent in Ely), Snow pants & hooded shell jacket (available for rent or discount purchase in Ely), Insulating pants & tops (available for rent or discount purchase), Long johns, mittens, hat, socks (available for discount purchase), Flashlight, toiletries, journal, camera, daypack or fanny pack, etc.


  • Campfire stories and info about winter ecology
  • Guided wilderness dogsled trek
  • Northwoods wildlife and native American lore


Trip Info

This Beginner Dogsled Camping Trip is a 4 day and 3 night trip in the wilderness. With experienced guides, you will learn several things, including; winter camping and travel skills, dog care and harnessing, dogsledding, skiing/snowshoeing, winter ecology, and more! You’ll travel by dogteam each day and enjoy campfire chats with your guides and group each evening. This trip usually caters to 6 participants, accompanied by 2 guides, no experience or gear needed. If you have a sense of adventure and love the outdoors, this is one trip you will never forget!

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