Tours

Kingmik Dog Sled Tours is privileged to be the only company to offer tours in one of Canada’s World Unesco Heritage Site, Banff National Park. We are located just minutes from the Chateau Lake Louise, and 10 minutes from the Lake Louise Ski Hill.

Why choose Kingmik?

  • We never put strangers together. Our sleds comfortably accommodate 2 adults. When you and yours book a tour, it will be only the 2 of you.
  • We run on average, 5 teams per tour time. This enables our guests to truly experience the quiet beauty of travel by dog team.
  • Our guides have years of mushing experience, that spans countries and continents, which means we have great stories and a perfect safety record.
  • Our dog care is unparalleled.

Great Divide Tour

The Great Divide Tour is our most popular tour. It travels a full 16 km, or 10 miles, from Banff National Park to Yoho National Park thru the Kicking Horse Pass at the Continental Divide. There will be plenty of time to take photos while travelling through such striking mountain landscape. On the return journey your guide will teach you the basics and encourage you to mush your team home.

High Season rates may apply.

Duration: 1½- 2 hours
Cost: (does not include 5% GST) $175 per person based on 2 people per sled.  Solo rider $350.
$30 per toddler (under 5 years)   $195 per person based on 2 people per sled

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Narnia Tour

This is our 30 minute tour that offers guests an introduction to mushing along our beautiful woodland trail. Available dependant on snow conditions.

High season rates may apply.

Duration: ½ hour
Cost: (does not include 5% GST) $95 per person based on 2 people per sled. Solo rider $190
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Winter Adventurer

This is a full day adventure!    Guests are picked up at their Banff hotel in the morning to enjoy a leisurely drive on the Bow Valley Parkway to Lake Louise. This is a beautiful drive, and wildlife sightings are much more likely on this “road less travelled”   Once in Lake Louise, guests participate in the Great Divide Dog Sled Tour,  which is our most popular tour,  and also have an additional  2 hours  at the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise .     Snowshoes are provided, should you like to experience more of our Canadian heritage, or you can spend the time as you like.  You will be driven back to Banff in time for dinner!   Departs daily from Banff at 10:15am.

Duration: 6 hours (1.5-2 hours dogsledding, a couple hours sightseeing and snowshoeing, and a couple hours travelling to and from Banff on the Bow Valley Parkway)
Cost: (does not include 5% GST) $215 per person based on 2 people per sled.  High Season rates may apply.

Call us to book this tour: 1.403.763.7789  or 1.855.482.4592.

 Call us for groups of 4 or more and to check availability.

Sleds

Our sleds are equipped with comfortable foam cushions and cozy sleeping bags, however please dress warmly.

Weight limitations

When booking your sled please stay within these guidelines: combined weight of passengers must not exceed 400 lbs. This is the weight that our dogs can cheerfully pull for the tours. weight

Sled capacity

For your comfort, space capacity in our sleds is best kept to the following configurations:

sleds-AATwo adults
sleds-AATTwo adults and a toddler
sleds-ACAdult and a child
sleds-ACTAdult, child and a toddler
sleds-ACCAdult and two children 400 lbs max. Call us to discuss this configuration
sleds-CCTwo children Only for Mushing 101

Configurations below are not possible due to the sled size (even if less than 400 lbs):

sleds-AAAThree adults
sleds-AACTwo adults and a child

For those of us who can be described as robust, we recommend separate sleds for a more enjoyable sledding experience.