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Meeting Location

Our booking office and departure of our tours is at The Mad Dog Cafe & Market in Dead Man's Flats. We’re located approximately 7 km southeast of Canmore, Alberta, on the #1 Trans Canada Highway at Dead Man’s Flats.


Transportation for our tours is included from our booking office at the Mad Dog Cafe & Market. Hotel pick up from local Canmore hotels can be arranged.

Directions from Canmore

From Canmore, travel east on Highway #1 (Trans-Canada Hwy). Take the Dead Man's Flats exit. (Exit #98) Turn left onto George Biggy Sr Rd and cross the highway over the bridge. Take the 1st left toward 1st Avenue and turn right onto 1st Ave. The Mad Dog Cafe & Market will be on your right.

Distance from Canmore Town Centre: approx. 11 km, 12 min.

The Mad Dog Cafe & Market

Where Great Food and Great People Meet!

The Mad Dog Cafe & Market (formerly called Junction House Cafe & Market) is our sister company, location of our booking office and departure of our dogsledding tours.

Website: http://www.thejunctionhouse.ca/

Phone: 403.609.3671

Dogsled Tour Information

Tour Information - Spray Lakes



Self-Drive Directions to Trailhead

Driftwood Boat Launch

The Driftwood Boat Launch on the Spray Lakes is the trailhead for all of our Spray Lakes tours, which include:

Mountain Musher - 2 Hour Tour
Mt. Nestor Viewpoint - Half Day Tour
Spray Lakes Quest - Full Day Tour
Mushing 101 - Full Day Tour *
Dogsled under the Stars!
Dogsled 2 Days / 1 Night *

*Mushing 101 and 2 Days/1Night start at our kennel location.

Directions: From Canmore, follow the signs to the Canmore Nordic Centre, then continue on highway 742 south (Spray Lakes Road/Smith Dorrien Highway). The Driftwood Boat Launch will be on your right, approx. 3 km after the beginning of Spray Lake.

Distance from Canmore Town Centre: approx. 22 km, 35 min.

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Our goal is to give you the same thrill and enjoyment
we get every time we take our dogs out for a run.