Trails closed Thursday thru Sunday late afternoon. Fencing directs teams downtown for Rondy race.
Trails open on west side of Campbell Airstrip. Low snow pack. Rough in spots. Trail has gotten hard and fast over the past few days. Watch for overflow nears the second Elmore underpass coming home.
“Over the Mountain” trail is closed off. There are very rough areas and no snow in the culverts.
In 1949 the Alaskan Sled Dog and Racing Association (ASDRA) was formed to promote and preserve the great Alaskan tradition of dog mushing.
The non-profit club puts on internationally recognized races from January 1 through the Anchorage Fur Rendezvous in February of each year. Race fees and trail fees are used to maintain the club trailhead facilities and groom the trails in Far North Bicentennial Park. The 20 miles of trail known as Tozier Track begins and ends at a 10-acre trailhead site owned by ASDRA.
A strong junior mushing program provides education and winter recreation for mushers from 4 to 17 years. Members sponsor events sharing their sport with the community and tourists.