Mush dogs on a Glacier in Alaska!

Mushers provide sled dog rides to clients on designated glacier trails. Mushers will maintain a positive outlook and attitude with dogs, guests, and coworkers.

Mushers ensure that all assigned sled dogs are cared for in a competent and careful manner.
Musher will assist in general camp duties as assigned.
Maintaining a clean dog yard and working closely with the Sled Dog Handlers
Ensure that the Company’s operations function to the established quality standards.
Loading/unloading guests and supplies from helicopter
Other duties as assigned by the Camp Manager

Room and Board provided while in camp

Hiring Mushers with or without sled dogs

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Crew, Instruction and Guiding


Prior mushing experience

Required Skills:


Valid CPR and First Aid
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Legally able to work in the U.S.

About Alaska Icefield Expeditions

Ever wonder what it would be like to live and work on a glacier?  In Alaska?  

Come join our team, who work together to create a memorable experience for guests and sled dogs who LOVE what they do.

Not only will you get to meet people from all over the world, but you will also get to be one on one with past and future Iditarod runners, sled dog puppies and sled dogs who are training.  There will be lots to learn and we are happy to share with you!

Join our team of Iditarod, Yukon Quest, and Professional Athletes for the opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful places on the planet. Our passion for mushing and the North Country is exemplified by the personal attention guests receive from our staff.  As an Alaskan Family Owned and Operated Business, we strive to present guests with an authentic Alaskan Experience.

Application Instructions

Please submit an application at www.akdogtour.com with your Resume and Cover Letter

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