Category Archives: Q&A

Speed dating with a dog team

When I asked my friends on Facebook what questions they had about my summer glacier experience I kinda figured people would be interested in the logistics. The mundane details of life – brushing your teeth, dinner, shoveling the dog yard … Continue reading

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Answering the Most Asked –

A post mostly by Dan …with additions by Jodi Like, for instance the Intro by Jodi- Each year Iditarod mushers get piles of mail (and today email) from students. They come from all over, schools where teachers are using the … Continue reading

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Who are we running with…

First and foremost let me say MUSH THANKS to all the Supporters and Checkpoint Sponsors who are joining us this year.  Very glad to welcome back Pendra King who is sponsoring the checkpoint of Nikolia. Also happy to be working … Continue reading

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Gearing up to Pack it in~

  Yup, you heard it hear first, we are packing it all up. And sending it out on the trail – for Iditarod 2014! And it is starting – Right Now!

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Sled Dogs ~ truely amazing athletes.

This week I had the opportunity to meet with visitors at the Yukon Quest office in Fairbanks. Mushers bring in dogs and are there in the summer to meet guest, talk about the Yukon Quest, what it takes to run … Continue reading

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This year’s letter to students~

At Dew Claw we love that so many teachers are using Mushing, Alaska, and the Iditarod to inspire and engage students in the classroom. One of the more popular projects is to write letters to mushers, and every year we … Continue reading

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