Michigan's Premier Dog Sledding Destination!
Gift Certificates Available
Give the gift of adventure! All of our trips make great gifts. Gift certificates can be purchased for a specific trip or any amount which can be credited to a trip. Contact Tasha at for more information.
1/20/19 We have several feet of beautiful snow and all trails are in excellent condition! All trips are running as scheduled!
Thrilla in McMilla--Nature's Kennel end of season fun run will be on Saturday, March 28th. 2-mile youth class and 20 mile adult class. Race one of our teams or bring your own!
If you have recently taken a trip with us and would like to view your photos, they are available online at https://natureskennel.shootproof.com/
It's race season! Check out the Nature's Kennel Teams in the following races:
January 26 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon (Laura Neese)
February 14 UP 200 (Laura Neese)
March 7 Iditarod (Laura Neese)
Looking for more adventures this spring or summer?
Check out Lead Dog Travel, Tasha's travel company for active travelers which focuses on all-inclusive, fully guided hiking and sightseeing adventures in beautiful locations!
Upcoming trips include:
Hiking in Grand Marais, Michigan. May 15-20, 2020.
The Best of Southeast Alaska. June 7-15, 2020
Nature's Kennel in the News!
Under the Radar: Michigan's Winter Wonderland! Learn more about our kennel and tours in the video below.
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