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Anchorage Start Now Official

News Release                               November 18, 2014 IRON DOG 2015 STARTING IN DOWNTOWN ANCHORAGE Iron Dog gathers approval for a series of new events in downtown Anchorage. Anchorage. After nearly four years of growing the event into something far more than a cross-country

Iron Dog Start

2015 Dates & Future Plans

Race Week 2015 Details on 2015 are very preliminary, but here’s a list of plans being considered. Race Week & Finish (February 18-28) Finish weekend has been scheduled for February 28, 2015 in downtown Fairbanks. We plan to use the Westmark Hotel again as our Official Hotel and HQ. Race Start (Dates TBD) The downtown Anchorage

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Throttle Tuesday

by Harriett Hamilton Fenerty Wow what a night……I tried to sleep, couldn’t….. kept looking at the clock…..decided, if the racers aren’t sleeping, the wives aren’t sleeping, I should get up and pack and just listen for the pings!!!! The GPS page lit up like a “Blue Light Special” at the old K-Mart. Racers are separated by

Snow Smart Video Capture

Be Snow Smart Videos

This series of PSAs (public service announcements) were made by Frostline productions for the Iron Dog in 2013 in partnership with NAOI and funding from the SnowTrac grant. We are also running these via KTUU Channel 2 to reach more Alaskans to remind everyone to ride safe! Watch the entire list of Be Snow Smart

Big Lake 24 January 2014

Weather Worries

The Toughest, Wettest Race? As of today there have been many reports on the poor weather conditions including Big Lake and many of the river and streams between the Start of the Iron Dog and Happy River (on the way into Puntilla). The ongoing warm weather, rain and winds have created a very big mess especially