Earlier dog sleds was the only means of transportation of the north peoples. Only in this way it was possible to deliver the mail, bring sorcerer, smuggle a hunting catch. Dogs can move with incredible speed even in deep snow. Sleigh racing at the husky dogs - an indescribable feeling!
Today, despite the fact that there are other means of transport, dog sleds are still prevalent. Now you can participate in a safari in the northern latitudes, and have a ride on the shining snow by the famous husky dogs.
By participating in husky safari, you can feel the life of the peoples of the north, their way of life, customs and traditions. Prepare yourself - you have a chance to learn the basics of dogs control - you will drive them personally! At the same time you will be accompanied by a professional musher, during the entire trip. Our chief instructors - are known participants of various international sled dog races.
Most husky tour providers operate in the north of Finland, primarily in Lapland. Husky farm sizes range from tens of heads to four or five hundred. The howling at feeding time is a thing to witness in its own right.
Historically, the origin and refinement of the Alaskan husky began some 10,000 years ago when it is theorized the first dogs crossed the Bering land bridge with a wave of humans occupying North America.