Our husky adventure “Mushing Tour Nilfe” leads you through the enchanting Araucaria forest along the active Villarrica Volcano in northern Patagonia.
You will enjoy the trip on a hidden trail through the deep snow. The tour is suitable for beginners and advanced mushers.
Before you will start the tour you will get to know the dogs and guides and we will do an equipment check. You will learn the basic skills of mushing. On this tour everybody rides his or her own sled pulled by 4-6 Siberian huskies. We will pass one night in a tent.You can also rent one of our cabins if you want to arrive a day earlier or want to stay longer with the dogs.
Start 9 am in Villarrica meeting point
4×4 transfer to the Husky Mountain Hut
Short hike (depending on snow conditions)
Theoretical and practical introduction into the world of sled dogs and dog sledding
Introduction of the Huskies
Preparation of the equipment for the tour
Start of the 2 day dog sledding tour
All meals are included, starting with lunch on the first day and ending with lunch on the second day.
Return to Villarrica around 5 pm the 2nd day
2 day mushing tour with 1 night in a tent
Every participant gets to ride a sled with a dog team of 4-6 sled dogs
Snow racquets and trekking poles (if required)
Tent, sleeping bag, sleeping pad
Transfer to Villarrica bus station
Price: $180.000.- Pesos p.P. (min. 2 persons)