Michigan's Premier Dog Sledding Destination!
If you have recently taken a trip with us, your photos have been uploaded to natureskennel.shootproof.com.
Photos are free to download or can be purchased as prints for a small fee.
Corona Virus Update:
As we all navigate through the reality of Coronavirus, Nature's Kennel is fortunate offer small group adventures in a remote wilderness setting. We have adjusted our practices, policies and procedures to maintain a low risk environment for all of our guests, staff and family. While no one can totally eliminate the risk of the virus, we will do our best to adapt to these challenging times and continue to provide an exceptional vacation experience. We invite you to come up, share our world, and enjoy the Upper Peninsula in winter!
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Nature's Kennel is OPEN for the 2020-2021 Winter Season
We have snow and are currently running all tours as scheduled.
Our trips operate in small groups and we feel we can offer a safe, fun, family adventure. All trips require a reservation.
Call 906-748-0513 to make a reservation.
Please Note: Our one-night/two day overnight trips are completely sold out for February. We have very limited day trips available in February. We do have limited openings in March for all trips, please call for availability.
Unsure taking a ride or driving your own team?
This photo explains the driver/rider option where the driver is driving his/her OWN dog team and the rider is a passenger in the sled driven by the guide. All passengers ride in a sled driven by the guide. Children must be 10 years old to drive their own team, children under 10 must ride in the sled with a guide.
Save the date: The Thrilla in McMilla Fun Run is March 27!
This will be a KIDS ONLY event with a 2-mile fun run and 4-mile fun run where all kids will drive their own 2-4 dog teams!!
Looking for more than dog sledding?
Choose from one of our multi-day, all-inclusive adventures:
Nature's Kennel in the News!
Under the Radar: Michigan's Winter Wonderland! Learn more about our kennel and tours in the video below.
Discovering Episode from WLUC-TV6 which highlights our touring kennel: 906 Outdoors
Rhu and Friends--Fun videos about the dogs living at Nature's Kennel
M-123 True Winter--This is "True North"--life in the UP