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Witness the excitement of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race across Alaska!
Extending for over 1049 miles through some of the roughest, toughest country in
North America, mushers and their dog teams race from Anchorage to Nome. The
mushers face an incredible journey, bitter cold, fierce winds and long, lonely
hours of darkness. Experiencing the race start, an official Iditarod Trail
check point, and enjoying winter in Alaska is an unforgettable adventure.
We offer a wide selection of our tours that make you part of this
spectacular event, from fully guided adventures to independent packages. The
2014 Iditarod race starts March 1.
Experience the official start of the world famous Iditarod Race. Every
year hundreds of people come out to line the start of the race and cheer on the
mushers and their dogs as they begin their long journey north. Share this
exciting experience with the added comfort of a warm up tent and hot food,
drinks and snacks. Tour includes: Roundtrip transportation from Anchorage to
the starting area on Willow Lake, access to a warm up tent and hot food and
Date: March 2, 2014
Between 9:00 & 10:00am (9:00H &
Duration: 10 hours including
Price: USD 125 per person
From $244 per person, |
based on double occupancy
Duration: 0 days
March 1, 2014 from Anchorage (2-3 nights)
Experience the official restart of the world famous Iditarod Sled Dog Race. This tour features a two night stay in Anchorage and a guided trip to the
official Iditarod Race Restart in Willow, Alaska. Here you see the mushers take
off for their long journey to Nome. With the longer program option you will also
fly to one of the first check points along the Iditarod trail and cheer on
mushers, as they are coming through.
From $2200 per person, |
based on double occupancy
Duration: 7 days
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Experience the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race with a local guide who provides insights about The Last Great Race on Earth, and activities surrounding it. Start with the Mushers Banquet. Next do some sightseeing around the Anchorage area, including a visit to the Anchorage Museum of History and Art as well as Alyeska Ski Resort where we take a scenic tram ride up the mountain. The next few days are spent watching the mushers in action with the ceremonial race in Anchorage, followed by the official race start in Willow. Also included is a flightseeing tour to Mt. McKinley with landing at an official race check point. Our finale is a private visit to Iditarod veteran Vern Halter's kennel to mingle with sled dogs and ride behind a team of sled dogs!
March 1, 2014 Anchorage to Nome
The Ultimate Iditarod
This guided program follows the entire 1,049 miles of the Iditarod Race Trail by ski plane. This 13 day, 12 night tour begins in Anchorage on the first Saturday in March and utilizes a small ski-plane to fly over the Iditarod trail sled dog race from checkpoint to checkpoint. While the focus is on the sled dog race, the overall experience provides a rich and detailed look at Alaska, its people and the local winter activities. During the program, you will keep pace with the Race leaders and have the opportunity to visit multiple checkpoints each day. You will have hands-on experience mushing a dog team, fishing through the ice, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, and snow shoeing. The tour also includes a grand flightseeing tour around Mt. McKinley. This tour
is a unique expedition across regions of Alaska few ever get to visit!