Join us on one of our guided ATV Tours in Alaska that will make your vacation. Witness the breathtaking scenery, from the rugged Talkeetna mountains to the historic mining district, bringing to life the beauty and wonder of the Alaskan wilderness.
We have three unique ATV adventure tour packages available, including;
Hatcher Pass ATV Adventure Tour
Midnight Sun ATV Tour
Dog Sled & ATV Adventure Tour
Join us this summer on Hatcher Pass, high in the Talkeetna mountains for an ATV or UTV adventure of a lifetime. Experience the adventure of splashing through rivers and climbing mountain trails into the backcountry of Alaska for a 360 degree alpine view.
The tour is 3.5 hours long and departs at 9 am and again at 1 pm. Our tours meet at our base in Willow and then head up the mountain. There is a free shuttle from our base to where we start our tours on the mountain. There is plenty of parking at both locations including RVs and our Hatcher Pass location is approved for rental vehicles if you would rather drive up there yourself. Please arrive 30 minutes before the tour starts to check in. If you are also planning on joining us for lunch please arrive at noon at our Willow base.
This tour is suitable for drivers of all ability levels and experiences. Don’t worry, if you’re new to ATV’s, we’ll work with you to build your skills as we progress throughout the tour. Choose from a single rider “ATV” or a multi-passenger “UTV” or “Side by Side” depending on your group size and what type of adventure you want. Drivers must be 18 years or older with a driver’s license to drive either machine. We allow children to ride in a UTV provided that they can properly wear a seat belt while sitting up or using a booster seat. The ATV is a single rider machine. We price UTVs for up to either 2, 4, or 6 passengers. Rain jackets, boots, pants, helmets and goggles are provided. Hand warmers, head socks and dust masks are available for purchase at our check in cabin.
Alaska is the land of the Midnight Sun. Make the most of your time this summer with a “Midnight Sun” ATV or UTV ride into the backcountry of Alaska on Hatcher Pass. Experience the same adventure of our signature half day ATV Adventure Tour except it will be against the late night sun and cool evening colors of the Talkeetna mountains. There’s nothing like being on the mountain in an ATV as the sun sets low on the horizon.
This tour is 3.5 hours long and departs at 6 pm. Our tours meet at our base in Willow and then head up the mountain. There is a free shuttle from our base to where we start our tours on the mountain. Both locations offer ample parking space for RVs, and if you prefer to drive up to our Hatcher Pass location yourself, please note that it is approved for rental vehicles as well. Please arrive 30 minutes before the tour starts to check in.
This tour is suitable for drivers of all ability levels and experiences. Don’t worry, if you’re new to ATV’s, we’ll work with you to build your skills as we progress throughout the tour. Choose from a single rider ATV or a multi-passenger UTV machines available dependent on group size and type of adventure. Drivers must be 18 years or older with a driver’s license. We allow children on tours either with a seat belt or booster seat. Rain jackets, boots, pants, helmets and goggles are provided. Hand warmers, head socks and dust masks are available for purchase at our check in cabin.
Experience the best of Alaska with our combination dog sledding and ATV tour.
This tour is the perfect adventure when visiting Alaska. We’ll provide you with the foundation to work with the dogs and build relationships with them as well as the skills to have the best adventure on the mountain on ATVs. We look forward to seeing you this summer.
This tour begins at 10 am. The dog sledding portion is approximately 2 hours and the ATV tour is 3.5 hours. We price the tour according to the type of machine you choose to rent for the ATV portion of the tour. Please note: We do not provide drivers for our tours. You must be at least 18 and licensed to drive a machine. Single rider ATVs and 2-6 person UTVs are available for this tour. We include rain pants, jackets, boots, goggles, and helmets. Hand warmers, head socks and dust masks are available for purchase at our check in cabin.
Your day begins with a visit to our Iditarod kennel where you get to meet and play with all of our dogs. You’ll find they each love attention and are happy to be with you. While you’re making new friends with the pups, we’ll be getting the team ready to head out on the trail. Feel free to get involved with harnessing the dogs. We’re happy to teach you. From this point and once the team is ready we’ll head out on the trail through the woods and over the hills on an interactive run with the dogs. We’ll share stories of the team, answer questions and of course there is plenty of time and opportunities for pictures.
The next stop in your day is lunch. We serve up gourmet burgers, fries, cookies and lemonade. If you’re a vegetarian. Please let us know in the morning so we can throw a garden burger on the grill for you. Be warned though, our retired dogs have mastered the art of giving you world class puppy dog eyes during lunch time.
Afterwards, we head up the mountain to our base on Hatcher Pass for an ATV or UTV adventure high in the Talkeetna mountains. We start off on easy terrain to make sure everyone is comfortable with their machines but soon enough you’ll find yourself splashing through creeks and climbing mountain trails with ease. It’s a full day that will be the highlight of your vacation.
An incredible adventure awaits you that is more than just exploring a beautiful place, but a chance to create memories and experiences with new friends. High-quality ATV tours and rentals are provided by Snowhook Adventures near Anchorage. We aim to make our tours accessible to everyone.
Arrive as strangers, leave as friends.
The Hatcher Pass region of Alaska offers an unparalleled experience for adventurous spirits seeking stunning natural beauty. Our guided ATV tours and rentals traverse the Talkeetna Mountains, you’ll come across a variety of awe-inspiring terrains, including towering mountains, frozen valleys, and winding streams. As you journey through the area’s historic mining districts, you’ll discover the remnants of old mining camps and abandoned structures. Reminding you of the gold rush that once consumed the region using old trail heads from the era. The Hatcher Pass region is also home to an abundance of wildlife, with sightings of moose, caribou, Dall sheep, and eagles being common. The area’s scenic vistas and diverse terrain make it a must-visit for anyone looking to experience the raw beauty of Alaska.
Hatcher Pass is a true hidden gem of Alaska, and it’s no secret that locals flock here for an authentic backcountry adventure. This is not a tourist trap – it’s where the real Alaskans come to explore the rugged terrain. With breathtaking views and endless opportunities for ATV riding, snowmobiling, and dog sledding, it’s no wonder why Hatcher Pass is a favorite among those in the know. We often say, “We are Alaska”, come join us.
Choosing the right ATV or UTV rental is crucial to having a safe and enjoyable experience on your adventure. At Snowhook Adventure Guides of Alaska, we offer a range of rental options for you near Anchorage.
Our ATV adventure machines include both four-wheelers and side-by-sides, so you get the vehicle that suits you best. If you want to drive your own machine, ATV rental is the best choice for your adventure. If you have children or people not interested in driving, the UTV is the best option. The ATV option is priced per person, while the UTV option is priced for up to four people. Our rentals include all the gear you need to enjoy your ride, such as helmets, rain gear, boots, goggles. Hand warmers, head socks and dust masks are available for purchase at our check in cabin.
At Snowhook Adventure Guides of Alaska, we take machines seriously. That’s why we offer a range of quality ATVs and UTVs. That are appropriate for the terrain and the number of passengers. Our ATV fleet includes the Yamaha Kodiak and Grizzly, both designed for one person. While our UTV fleet features the Yamaha Viking and Wolverine, which can accommodate two, four, or six people. These vehicles are all equipped with the latest safety features and technology, providing a smooth and comfortable ride while exploring the Alaskan wilderness. Our machines suit ATV tours for both beginners and more experienced riders alike. All of our rentals are regularly maintained and inspected to ensure they are in top condition for your adventure. Our experienced guides will provide you with a thorough orientation and safety briefing before you set off, so you feel confident and comfortable with the vehicle.
Our knowledgeable guides will take you on a thrilling adventure through Alaska. Our tours are designed to safely create memories and experiences that will last a lifetime. We will build your skills, if you are a novice. Our ATV tours build skills for beginners and make you a competent rider. Alongside this for the more experienced adventurer, we can push your skills allowing you to master the trail. Heres a list of the equipment thats provided beyond your machine.
Before starting any of our outdoor adventures, as they say safety comes first. Here is some riding safety information and guidelines for you and your group to follow whilst on one of our guided ATV tours.
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