Whether you are residents or visitors to the Mont-Tremblant region, you should all experience dog sledding as Jean le Trappeur has offered for over 20 years.
This passionate musher will take you on a unique getaway that will not lack authenticity. As soon as you arrive, you will quickly understand that you are dealing with a real coureur des bois at the sight of the truck fully equipped with its 14 dog boxes superimposed on sleds all made of ash and bent by hand.
When it is time to team up, you will meet the team … exceptional and capable dogs from the best lines of Husky thoroughbred and Alaskan. You will feel the feverishness and excitement of the dogs eager to get to work. Following the explanations and driving tips, you will be able to take control of your sled and let yourself slide through nature on the lakes and in the middle of the Laurentian forest behind your guide. During the hike, you will have the chance to learn a little more about the way of life of the trappers, the manners and customs of the animals of the region … keep your eyes open, you will certainly notice the traces of small mammals impregnated in the snow.
Jean introduced dogsledding to more than one in the region, even historians including Serge Bouchard have been captivated by his passion for nature, animals and the remarkable work of his dogs.
This is why this experience, in our own book, is worth the detour!
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