Animal Encounters

Adventure Living
Whether searching for places to go dog sledding, to swim with dolphins or to snorkel through schools of rainbow-colored fish, this is the place to discover animal encounters.

Dog Sled Through Snowy Woods star
Dog Sled, Winter Adventures, frozen lakes, snowy woods, Minnesota, North Woods, cold weather adventure

New England Dog Sledding star[offsite link]
Outfitters and resorts that offer dog sledding day and multi-day trips.

Polar Bear Safari star
It’s not often you can safely get within a few feet of wild polar bears. On a Tundra Buggy Adventure travel through these bears´ terrain. Watch as North America’s largest carnivores roll in snowdrifts, engage in mock fights and lope across the frozen tundra.

Whale Watching and Club Med, Dominican Republic star
Two good reasons to visit the Dominican Republic: winter is whale-watching season and Club Med Punta Cana recently opened 32 upmarket, family suites.

Whale Watching in Mexico star
For decades, pods of Pacific gray whales have made the 5000-mile journey from Alaska to Magdalena Bay, Baja California, Mexico, where the protected lagoons provide safe havens for birthing and nursing. February to mid-March, prime whale season, offer the best chance for up-close encounters.

Whale Watching Tadoussac and Newfoundland Canada star
Watching one of the earth’s largest creatures burst from the water in front of you and plunge back into the deep is an experience you will remember forever. Two great places in Canada to go whale watching: Tadoussac, about two hours from Québec City, and also off Newfoundland to spot humpbacks.

Wintergreen Lodge Dog Sledding star[offsite link]
Wintergreen Lodge dog sledding trips.

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