Yukon Quest 2015

Yukon Quest

The Yukon Quest starts this Saturday. The 1000 mile international sled dog race runs between Whitehorse, YT and Fairbanks, AK.

YQ Trail Map

In recent years, mushers have often run their dogs at night, trying to keep them from overworking in the heat of the day. That will not be a problem this year, at least at the start of the race, as temperatures are expected to run near -40F/C.

YQ 2015 Poster

There are 26 teams competing in this year’s Yukon Quest.

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Just a basic, down to Earth, laid back type of guy here, who loves the outdoors, the indoors, jazz on the turntable, a fire in the woodstove, the northern lights blazing across the sky, and the company of good friends. View all posts by icefogger

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