Hilltown Wilderness Adventures

DAR State Forest

37 Ratings

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In a Nutshell

Meet a team of Alaskan huskies where they live, then choose your favorite to go on a hike with

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Sep 25, 2016. Amount paid never expires. Reservation required, 48 hour advance notice required. Subject to availability. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $69 for a 2.5-hour Spring/Summer sled dog adventure for one person ($125 value)
  • $99 for a 2.5-hour Spring/Summer sled dog adventure for two people ($250 value)

This is a 2+1/2 hour Adventure. 

  • 1st hour meet the dogs on their houses where they live, pet, cuddle, hug, & love on them. 
  • 2nd hour chose your favorite Alaskan Husky to hike with down sloped wooded trails to a fresh water stream. 
  • Last 1/2 hour go in the pen if you dare & free play with our puppy & adult sled dog team! 

Hilltown Wilderness Adventures

The proprietor and chief guide behind Hilltown Wilderness Adventures, Marla BB, invites patrons to hitch their dreams of adventure onto the backs of her alaskan huskies for mushing, skijoring, and outdoor excursions in the Berkshires. Her hallmark attraction is mushing through both snowy hills and on dryland tracks—a unique offering for the region that has earned her attention from media outlets such as Mushing magazine and Animal Planet.

The skijoring and sled-dog school teaches novices how to captain a team of dogs either in a sled or on skis, which can give them a way to skip long ski-resort lift lines. Marla also leads day excursions through DAR State Forest, Chesterfield Gorge and Westfield River, and the Deerfield River Watershed, keeping bikers, hikers, kayakers, and bird watchers safe as she is a certified wilderness first responder and an expert in swift-water safety and rescue.

Customer Reviews

37 Ratings

This was so fun! Can't say enough good things! Purchased the 2 person Groupon for husband and me, and 1 person for son. He brought a friend, who used a 1 person Groupon, so everyone got a great value. The boys loved interacting with the dogs, who were so sweet and affectionate. Just a great day trip for dog-lovers, unique and memorable.
Gina M. · 3 days ago
So fun! A dog-lover's adventure. Marla is an enthusiastic, cheerful, and knowledgeable guide for this unique activity. The dogs are friendly, affectionate, and happy -- clearly well-cared for and loving their "jobs" as sled dogs. Ample time is given to visitors to visit with each dog individually, as well as participate fully, helping with gearing the dogs up and down before & after the cart ride.
Gmcshandangelo · 5 days ago
We enjoyed working with the dogs and having the ride. The dogs are amazing.
Joyce C. · November 7, 2016
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    DAR State Forest

    78 Cape Street

    Goshen, MA 01032


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