Join us for the 35th Annual Yukon Quest!
The Yukon Quest has been run every February since 1984 across 1,000 miles/1,600 km of wilderness trail between Whitehorse, Yukon and Fairbanks, Alaska. This incredible international winter sports event starts regardless of weather conditions. The race lasts 9 to 14 days depending on weather, trail conditions and team speed.
A maximum of 50 mushers can enter the Yukon Quest.
The 2018 race starts Saturday, February 3rd at 11am AKST in Fairbanks, Alaska.
Yukon Quest mushers must be at least 18 years old by the race start date and must have demonstrated their ability to successfully complete a 200-mile and a 300-mile sled dog race within the previous 42 months to enter the Yukon Quest.
Information for Mushers for the 2018 Yukon Quest is now available.
For additional information please contact:
Alaska – Fairbanks Office
Maria "Frog" Roberts
Phone: (907) 452-7954
Fax: (907) 452-7959
Yukon – Whitehorse Office
Phone: (867) 668-4711