Started guiding dog sled trips at the age of 13 and has logged well over 25,000 miles guiding trips since then. Has introduced thousands of people, young and old alike, to this sport that he loves.
Started hanging around with Jake back in 2006 and fell in love...with his dogs, too. Got married a couple years later. Together, Jake and Jess manage our kennel, coordinate the team assignments, and lead all of our dog trips and programs here at Chilly Dogs Sled Dog Trips.
Cora came here with her family on a couple dogsled trips and fell in love with the dogs! Now attending a local college, she has worked for Chilly Dogs in all four seasons. .
Former guide on Alaskan glacier dogsled tours, and at a BSA high adventure base. He is also a carpenter by trade, and many of our dogs sleep in houses built by his skilled hands.
An avid outdoor enthusiast, Sam's summer job is working as a Wildland Firefighter with the U.S.F.S.
When Brian isn't driving a dogsled team or working on campsite improvements for the Forest Service, he runs full marathons portaging a 40-pound kevlar canoe. He even made the Guinness World Record book last year at the Ely Marathon!