Learn to drive a dog team or take a ride with the sled dogs at
Michigan's Premier Dog Sledding Destination!
February 17th Update: We received nearly a foot of snow over the past couple of days. The trails are fantastic...come to the UP while winter is here!
Trips run seven days a week through the end of March.
Reservations are required.
Call, text or email to plan a trip!
10-mile trips are suitable for all ages and abilities. Learn to drive your own team or ride in the sled driven by the guide. Children must be 10 years of age to drive a team, all passengers ride with a guide.
Trips run daily from 9-noon and 1-4 pm. Prices start at $210 per person. Click for more information.
20-mile day trips are most suitable for children over age 12. Guest can drive their own team or ride with a guide. Trips run daily from 10-3 and include a traditional Upper Peninsula pastie lunch upon retrun to the kennel. Prices start at $410 per person.
Overnight adventures are suitable for beginners and last two days and one night. This trip is most suitable for children over age 10 and adults. Learn to drive and care for your own dog team and spend a night in our cabin or yurt. Prices start at $875 per person. Click for more information.
Michigan State Alumni Association tours are all inclusive and include lodging, dining, dog sledding, and various winter activities. Choose from our moderate and strenous trip options. You do not have be an MSU alumni to participte in these multi-day Upper Peninsula adventures.
Upper Peninsula award winning photographer Shawn Malone teams up with Nature's Kennel to offer a dark sky/night sky photography and winter adventure like no other! If you love winter and photography, this is the trip for you!
Learn about our kennel!
Nature's Kennel has been providing guests with magical winter experiences for nearly twenty years! See what makes our business so special!
M-123 True Winter--This is "True North"--life in the UP