Open Water At Quest Halfway Point

Feb 2, 2017

Yukon Quest mushers and organizers are in final countdown mode in Whitehorse, Yukon ahead of Saturday's race start. As KUAC’s Molly Rettig reports, an unusual open lead on the Yukon River around Dawson City is complicating logistics at the midpoint of the race trail.


A mushers runs down the Yukon River at Dawson City.
Credit Julien Schroder / Yukon Quest