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Here are three exciting riding adventures that will take you into some of Alaska’s most interesting locations. Whether you choose the mechanical power of Four Wheeling, climbing into the saddle for a Horseback Riding adventure, or the explosive power of the dogs on an Alaska Dog Sledding trip, you are sure to enjoy the combination of an exciting ride and unique views of Alaska.  And after your ride, enjoy watching for wildlife from your private BBQ deck at Bear Paw Adventure.

Horseback Riding

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If trail riding in the Alaska wilderness is on your list, you won't find a better choice than this  horseback riding adventure in the Chugach National Forest.

Four-hour trips are available at $236/person (June, July and August) or $205/person (May and September).  Or you can choose a 1-hour or 2-hour ride at $72 to $133/person.  Rates are discounted 3% with advance payment by check.  Minimum age 12 yrs. and minimum of 2 riders.  Riders must be in good physical condition and weigh less than 235 lbs.  Saddle up location is near Cooper Landing, a 2-hour drive from Bear Paw Adventure.  This is a good adventure to experience at a stop on your drive from from Anchorage to Anchor Point, or you can make it a day trip adventure from Anchor Point, combined with other activities.

Horseback Riding

Four Wheeling

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Guided ATV 4-wheeler tours are for you if you want to get off the road and see lots of the back country in the Anchor Point, Homer and Kachemak Bay area.

Four-hour rides are $175 for the morning trip and $195 for the special evening moose-spotting adventure ($6 discounts with advanced payment by check).  The morning ride starts at 10:00 am and the evening ride is timed to end at sunset. Rain gear, helmets and gloves provided. Minimum of 2.


Dog Sledding

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Dog sled or wheeled-cart rides and demonstrations are available year round.

One summer tour offers a 1.5 hour, sled dog ride on a wheeled cart. This ride is through the Alaskan wilderness to the base of Resurrection Mountain and along Box Canyon Creek. Costs are $74 for an adult and $37 for a child.  Check in at the kennels near Seward.  This is a great adventure to enjoy on a day trip from Anchor Point and can be combined with other exciting and interesting activities.

Fly out trips for summer glacier dog sled rides are also available. The cost for a 1 hour, 45 minute tour is $519 for adults, $489 for children.  This adventure departs by air from Girdwood, which makes it a great activity to enjoy at a stop on your drive from Anchorage to Bear Paw Adventure.

Sled Dog Cart Ride