Midnight Sun ATV & Sunrise Dog Sled Combo - 2D1N

Snowhook - ATV Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun ATV & Sunrise Dog Sled Combo - 2D1N

Available: May - Aug

Rates: 
$775.00 – 2 person party
$1175.00 – 3-4 person party
$1475.00 – 5-6 person party

All rates include lodging, activities, and food.

Summer in Alaska is all about the midnight sun and getting into the backcountry.  Based out of Snowhook Lodge on Hatcher Pass, this tour includes our signature Midnight Sun ATV and UTV tour, overnight lodging, food and gear as well as a sunrise summer dog sled tour.  Your experience begins with an authentic Alaskan dinner at the lodge and then get ready to head out for exciting 3 hour ATV or UTV adventure high in the Talkeetna mountains.  Returning to the lodge, you’ll spend the night in comfort in your cabin.  After a good night’s sleep and a hearty breakfast the next morning, we’ll head down to the kennel where you get to meet and greet our team of Alaskan huskies and go on a summer cart ride.

NOTE: We do not provide drivers for our tours. You must be at least 18 and licensed to drive a machine (auto/car driver’s license).

As night falls under the Alaskan 24 hour sun, relax in our cozy cabins before the next day’s exhilarating experience. Wake up to the sunrise dog sled experience, where you’ll meet our team of Alaskan Huskies. These husky sled ride experts will guide you through the enchanting landscapes, offering a unique dog sled tour experience. Our dog sled adventures, combining both dryland sledding and traditional husky sledding, provide insight into the world of sled dog rides in Alaska. This overnight UTV and dog sled package perfectly blends the excitement of mountain UTV rides and the beauty of summer Husky sled tours in Alaska, making it a must-do for adventure seekers.

Tour Details

Snowhook - ATV Midnight Sun

Start your Alaskan adventure with a Midnight Sun ATV/UTV ride, where you can choose the perfect fit for your group size. For couples, our 2-person UTV provides both an exciting and intimate 4 wheel adventure. Larger groups can enjoy the spacious 4-person or 6-person UTVs, ensuring everyone gets a piece of the action. These vehicles are your ticket to exploring the best of 4×4 off road adventures and ATV outdoor adventures. The trails weave through breathtaking Alaskan scenery, offering an unmatched 4 wheeler experience.

After your day of adventure ATV riding, unwind in our welcoming cabins. Depending on your group, you’ll settle into either a personal cabin, a double queen cabin, or the bunkhouse cabin, each designed to offer a comfortable retreat after an exhilarating day. Your stay also includes delicious meals, featuring a BBQ dinner that’s the perfect way to refuel after your 4×4 adventures. The following morning, you’ll be treated to a hearty breakfast before adventuring on the second leg of your journey – the Sunrise Husky Sled Experience. This dog sled tour is a great opportunity to interact with our best sled dogs, offering insights into the world of Alaskan dog sled adventures.

What's Included?

This tour consists of a 3.5 hour Midnight Sun ATV tour and a 2 hour Summer Dog Sled adventure. We also include all gear and necessary equipment needed for the tour, as well as meals to keep you energised. We encourage you to bring a camera as this tour includes amazing opportunities for photos!

Tour Dates & Times

If you are a single participant, please call to book.

Departs Daily:
5pm

Available: May – August (dependent on seasonal weather)

Ages: 12+ minors with a parent or legal guardian.

NOTES: If anyone is not comfortable driving, they may ride as a passenger, discounts are not given to those who do not wish to drive. Drivers must be 18 years or older, kids 6 and up may ride as a passenger. We do not provide drivers for our tours.

Anchorage Shuttle +

Call to add an optional round-trip shuttle from Anchorage directly to our HQ for your adventure. Enjoy a hassle-free hotel pickup and drop-off, complete with stunning views along the way.

Travel to and from Anchorage, $100 per person, 2 person min.

Your journey starts at Snowhook Lodge in Hatcher Pass, where the Alaskan wilderness awaits. As the evening sets in, you’ll kick off the adventure with a delightful Alaskan dinner at the lodge. This meal isn’t just about eating; it’s a chance to immerse yourself in the local flavors and prepare for the night’s escapade.

After dinner, the real adventure begins. You’ll set out on a 3-hour ATV or UTV journey under Alaska’s famous midnight sun. This ride is not just any trip; it’s an exhilarating exploration of the Talkeetna mountains at a time when the sun barely sets, illuminating the vast Alaskan backcountry in a unique twilight glow. The tour offers you a chance to navigate through breathtaking landscapes and experience the wilderness like never before.

As the ATV adventure winds down, you’ll return to the warmth and comfort of your cabin at Snowhook Lodge. Here, you can relax and settle in for the night, reflecting on the evening’s adventures and the beauty of Alaska’s endless daylight. The first day of the tour offers a perfect blend of culinary delights, thrilling rides, and the tranquil beauty of Alaska’s summer nights. This experience sets the stage for an unforgettable adventure in the Alaskan wilderness.

The second day at Snowhook Lodge begins with the crisp, refreshing air of an Alaskan summer morning. After a night of rest in the cabin, you’ll wake up surrounded by the tranquil beauty of Hatcher Pass. The day starts with a hearty breakfast at the lodge, offering a taste of local cuisine and energizing you for the morning’s adventure. This meal is a moment to savor the calm and beauty of the Alaskan wilderness, setting the tone for a day filled with excitement and exploration.

Post-breakfast, the adventure continues with a visit to the kennel, a highlight of your Alaskan experience. Here, you’ll meet a team of enthusiastic Alaskan huskies, the stars of your sunrise dog sled tour. This encounter provides an intimate glimpse into the world of dog sledding, allowing you to connect with these incredible animals and learn about their vital role in Alaskan culture and history. The kennel visit is not just about meeting the dogs; it’s about immersing yourself in an authentic Alaskan tradition.

Then, the thrilling part of the day begins: a summer cart ride with the huskies. This unique dog sled experience is specially adapted for the summer conditions, offering the same exhilaration as traditional winter dog sledding. As you glide through the Alaskan landscape, the morning sun casts a golden hue over the mountains, creating a breathtaking backdrop for your adventure. This dog sled ride is an opportunity to experience the Alaskan wilderness in a way that few others have, with the huskies leading the way and the sun rising to greet the new day.

As the dog sled tour concludes and you return to Snowhook Lodge, it marks the end of your 2-day adventure. The memories of the midnight sun ATV ride and the sunrise dog sled journey with the Alaskan huskies are now cherished experiences that have added an extraordinary chapter to your life’s adventures. This final morning at Snowhook is not just a conclusion but a lasting connection to the unique beauty and spirit of Alaska.

Snowhook Lodge & Cabins

Experience the best in backcountry luxury with Snowhook. Choose from one of five private cabins at our Main Lodge. After an adventure-filled day, see the Northern Lights, compare stories with new friends, and soak in the wilderness of the Last Frontier.

Relax around the campfire. Enjoy true Alaskan hospitality.

FAQ's

This unique adventure combines an exciting 4×4 tour with various UTV options for different group sizes, comfortable cabin accommodations, delightful meals, and an unforgettable sunrise dog sled tour featuring our Alaskan Huskies. It’s the perfect blend of ATV outdoor adventures and Alaskan dog sled experiences.

Our ATV adventure ride takes you through the breathtaking Talkeetna mountains, offering a diverse 4 wheeler experience. The 4 wheeler trails we explore are carefully chosen to enhance your 4×4 off road adventures, ensuring an unforgettable journey under the midnight sun.

We provide a full dining experience, starting with a BBQ dinner that’s perfect after a day on mountain ATV trails. The following morning, enjoy a hearty breakfast to fuel up for your husky adventures, ensuring you have the energy for the day’s activities.

Our Sunrise Husky Sled Experience is not just a sled dog ride; it’s an immersive journey into the world of dog sledding adventures. You’ll have the opportunity to meet and bond with our best sled dogs, making it more than just a typical husky sled ride.

Yes, our adventures are designed for participants of all ages. The dog sledding family adventures and ATV rides are perfect for creating unforgettable family memories.

For a party of two, we offer a cozy personal cabin. Groups of four enjoy the comforts of a double queen cabin, while parties of six can relax in our spacious bunkhouse cabin, ensuring everyone experiences the best of Alaskan back country adventures.

The ATV ride experience lasts 3.5 hours, allowing you to fully immerse in the beauty of the Talkeetna mountains. You’ll traverse varied terrains, offering a glimpse of Alaska’s stunning natural landscapes.

No special skills are required. Our experienced guides will provide all the necessary training and support for both the ATV riding in the mountains and the dog sled tours, ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience.

Please contact us to discuss transportation options. We’re here to ensure your journey to our adventure ATV and dog sledding site is as smooth as possible.

We recommend bringing weather-appropriate clothing, sunscreen, and a camera to capture the scenic beauty of your 4×4 adventures and dog sledding experiences.

Our adventures are suitable for all ages, but we advise those with specific health concerns to consult with us or their doctor prior to booking. Safety and enjoyment are our top priorities.

Booking your Alaskan adventure is easy. You can reserve your spot online or contact our team for personalized assistance.

Additional Information

Taking on your Midnight Sun ATV Exploration or Sunrise Husky Sled Experience requires some preparation. For the ATV and UTV adventures, we recommend wearing durable, comfortable clothing suited for outdoor activities. The trails in the Talkeetna mountains, while breathtaking, can be challenging, and proper attire will enhance your ATV ride experience. Remember to bring sunscreen and sunglasses to protect against the Alaskan sun. For more tips on gearing up for your 4×4 adventures, visit Alaska Outdoor Gear. Similarly, for the dog sledding part of your trip, dressing in layers is crucial as temperatures can vary. Ensure you have waterproof outerwear to stay dry during the dog sled tours.

Our commitment to preserving the stunning Alaskan landscape is paramount. We conduct all our tours, from the ATV rides in the mountains to the husky sled rides, with the utmost respect for the environment. We practice and promote Leave No Trace principles, ensuring our 4×4 off road adventures and dog sled tours have minimal impact on the natural surroundings. Safety is equally important. Our experienced guides provide comprehensive safety briefings for both the ATV and dog sledding experiences. For details on safety practices and environmental guidelines in Alaskan adventures, check out Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics. Additionally, we align our tours with the regulations and guidelines set by local authorities to ensure a sustainable and safe experience. For insights into local guidelines and conservation efforts, visit Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.