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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. Our Iditarod tours include the race start and an official trail check point, allowing you to experience an unforgettable Alaska adventure in the winter.

We offer a wide selection of our tours that make you part of this spectacular event, from a fully guided adventure to independent packages. The 2016 Iditarod race starts March 5.

Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race / Escorted Group Tour - from Anchorage/ to Fairbanks (CTA)

March 2, 2016 from Anchorage / to Fairbanks (7 nights, guided program)

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. Highlights include the Mushers Banquet, the race start, and a flightseeing tour of Denali Nat Park / to Mt. McKinley! Another highlight of this tour is the opportunity to view Northern Lights in Fairbanks, as well as enjoying a dog sledding tour with your own dog team! You will also experience some of the stunning scenery around Anchorage on your way to the Alyeska Ski Resort for a scenic tram ride up the mountain.
Experience Iditarod - Official Race Start Program
From $1159 per person, 
based on double occupancy


Duration: 5 days
March 4, 2016 from Anchorage (4 nights)

Experience the ceremonial start and the official restart of the world famous Iditarod Sled Dog Race. This tour features a four 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. You will also fly to one of the first check points along the Iditarod trail and cheer on mushers, as they are coming through.
Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race / Start Trek

March 5, 2016 from /to Anchorage (4 nights, guided program)

This is a very special program and for you if you want to experience the amazing Iditarod race first hand and want to be part of the excitment of the mushers and dogs as they prepare for the start of the big race. You will not only watch the race but also assist dogs and mushers at the ceremonial start in Anchorage. You follow the race for the first miles and experience dog mushing yourself!
Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race / Expedition Trek

March 5, 2016 from Anchorage/ to Nome (12 nights, guided program)

This is the ultimate experience if you are fan of dog sled races! You will experience the amazing Iditarod race first hand as you assist mushers and dogs in Anchorage as they are preparing for the ceremonial start of the Iditarod. Then you will follow the race and travel with your group to different check points along the Iditarod Trail. You will end in Nome and experience the moving and emotional finish of the race as mushers come through the finish line. This is a dream of a life time!
Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race / End and Winners Trek

March 13 to 17, 2016 from Unalakleet /to Nome (4 nights, guided program)

Experience the thrill of the end portion of the Iditarod race with this special trekking program. You fly to Unalakleet, one of the last and one of the most challenging check points for mushers. Then fly to Nome to cheer on and welcome arriving mushers are they are coming through the finish line.

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