Sonny Lindner

Iditarod 42 Most Certainly One of the Toughest

Mar 12, 2014
Emily Schwing / KUAC

Nome, AK - This year’s Iditarod is not only record-breaking, it may have broken some mushers as well. The 42 annual race will not soon be forgotten.  It’s being called on of the toughest in the race’s history.

Emily Schwing / KUAC

Nulato, AK - Iditarod mushers kept volunteers in the Nulato checkpoint busy overnight. Some teams that weren’t expected to stay grabbed a few hours rest in the sleepy Yukon River village, while others decided to move along.

Iditarod Mushers Start Mulling Their Rest Plans

Mar 6, 2013

McGrath, AK - As dog teams get further down the trail, mushers are trying to decide where to take their 24 hour mandatory layover.  Out of McGrath there are still roughly 700 miles to go before Nome.  Some mushers make decisions based on timing and weather, while others have various ideas about how to use down time to their advantage.