Hosted by Northern Vision Development’s Coast High Country Inn and Convention Centre, this year’s Finish & Awards Banquet began with the 1st Canadian Ranger Patrol Group leading a flag procession of this year’s mushers into the banquet hall.
Nineteen-year-old Ellen Thompson is a cinnamon bun ninja. She pours, rolls, kneads, powders, slices and drizzles with amazing speed to create humongous cinnamon buns.
The famous buns, which are about nine inches across, are a favorite among the Yukon Quest family. They’re sold at Braeburn...
The extra rest Alex Buetow gave his dogs in Braeburn proved to be a wise choice. Despite leaving Braeburn four hours after him, the rookie Alaskan caught up to and passed Luc Tweddell just three miles from the finish line to take eighth place. His scorching burn in from Braeburn took just over...
A section of trail outside of Braeburn has been re-routed, based on reports from mushers who travelled through it.
This section of trail was approximately eight miles outside of Braeburn which appeared to be getting worse due to the warmer temperatures. The trail has been re-routed 500 to...
This morning at 3:30am, rookie musher Claudia Wickert (bib #3) from Whitehorse, Yukon scratched from the race in Braeburn.
Wickert attempted to travel to Whitehorse this morning, but turned around to scratch in Braeburn citing issues with her leaders as the reason for her decision.
Half the pack is now in, with the fifth, sixth, and seventh place mushers crossing the finish line today, and the remaining seven expected over the course of the day tomorrow.
Laura Neese - Nature's Kennel
Musher Laura Neese already knows who her Valentine will be on Feb. 14th: his name is Winkle.
The 35th running of the Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race has its champion.
This morning, veteran musher Paige Drobny (bib #10) from Ester, Alaska scratched from the race in Carmacks.
Drobny attempted to travel to Braeburn yesterday, but turned around this morning to scratch in Carmacks citing her desire to keep her team happy and healthy as the reason for her...
Things could get interesting. It’s a longshot, but Matt Hall is going make efforts to put the heat on current leader Allen Moore, and just back of them it’s starting to look like all bets are off. Here’s how it went down.