Iditasport Extreme 400 Miles
Iditasport Impossible 1,100 Miles
Iditasport Odyssey 2,000 Miles
Iditasport races are set up for the veteran winter adventurer, for those who have already proved that they have the skills and the respect of Alaska’s extremely unforgiving environment. Even with the support set up for this event, it is a life transforming race! There are extreme shifts in the weather, elevation gain & loss, & your mental preparation. If you question your outdoor winter skills–these events are not for you. We follow the Iron Dog Race route.
Iditasport Extreme: 400 Miles to McGrath:
This is a supported race (trailmarkers, snowmachine & air support, & manned heated checkpoints) to McGrath. We have three heated tent camps (Big Su, the top of the Alaskan Range & one in Farewell Burn). Drop bags will be delivered to Shell Lake Lodge & Rohn Cabin.
Iditasport Impossible: 1,100 Miles to Nome:
This is a supported race for the first 600 miles (trailmarkers, snowmachine & air support, & manned, heated checkpoints) to Poorman. We have four heated tent camps (Big Su, the top of the Alaskan Range & one in Farewell Burn and the last in Poorman). Drop bags will be delivered to Shell Lake Lodge, Rohn Cabin, Ophir & Poorman.
Big Lake to McGrath to Nome, Nome to Fairbanks–Please contact us for information
The 200 Mile Race
*Race course changes yearly due to weather and trail conditions.
The 200 mile race, is the one that brings together the racer’s winter skills and pushes their endurance level. The marked trail crosses wooded rolling hills, frozen rivers and lakes.
200 Mile Checkpoints & Distance Between Checkpoints: all mileages are approximate
Cut-off time for 200 mile: 120 hours
- Start of race (The Alaska Boat House in Big Lake, AK )
- to Big Su Tent Camp #1: 30 miles
- to Yentna Station: 25 miles
- to Skwentna Roadhouse: 30 miles
- to Shell Lake Lodge : 18 miles (halfway point for 200 Mile Race)
- to Skwentna Roadhouse: 18 miles
- to Yentna Station: 30 miles
- to Big Su Tent Camp #1: 25 miles
- to Big Lake Boat House –Finish : 30 miles