Welcome to Tagish Lake Kennel

Located roughly 100 km south of Whitehorse, Yukon, Tagish Lake Kennel is an off-grid sled dog paradise nestled in the forests and mountains near Tagish Lake. It’s a short trail down to the lakeshore, where stunning views of the Southern Lakes unfold.

Tagish Lake Kennel is a long distance sled dog racing kennel, run by veterans Michelle Phillips and Ed Hopkins. Together they have a combined experience of almost 50 years of working with sled dogs.

Tagish Lake Kennel is home to over 60 canine athletes along with 2 cats and 2 horses.

Join us in our quest to reach for the top!

2018 Yukon Quest and Iditarod Race Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Carstar Whitehorse
Alaskan Discovery RV Tours

Gold Sponsor

Raising Good

Silver Sponsor

Yukon Honda
Ketza Construction

Bronze Sponsor

Southern Lakes Resort
Johnson's Crossing

Tagish Lake Kennel Call us at 867-332-2768/867-332-3711 to reach for the top!

winter tour:
Full day tour with luxury wilderness lunch (Full day Tagish Lake Loop)
3 day dog sledding escape – follow in the footsteps of Iditarod and Quest veterans! (Dogsledding weekend escape – 3 days)

Summer tour:
Summer Cart Tour
Visit to Our Puppy Yard

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December training

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Gearing up for a busy racing season. We are running the 2016 Yukon Quest and the Iditarod. As well we will be entering two teams in the Copper Basin 300, a team in... READ MORE