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Minnesota Reboots Beargrease Sled Dog Race

Thirty mushers and 420 dogs are hitting Minnesota trails in a rebooted John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon that offers new features to make it easier for fans to follow along. Sunday’s Beargrease is the longest dog sled race in the Lower 48 states and is a qualifier for Alaska’s famed Iditarod.

01/24/2014

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Finding Minnesota: Dog Sled Racing In Cass County

In the simple beauty of the winter woods is heard a chorus of canines. Sharp barks and harmonious howls signal a kennel of sled dogs nearby and ready to run.

04/02/2013

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Beargrease Sled Dog Race Postponed

Poor snow conditions have forced organizers to postpone the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon in northeastern Minnesota. The race had been scheduled to start Jan. 27. It’s now postponed until March 10.

01/15/2013

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Best Places For Outdoor Winter Activities In Minnesota

Some of the best and most inexpensive winter activities can be found in the park reserves scattered around the Twin Cities.

12/01/2012

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Officials Kennel Beargrease Race This Year

Winter has yet to make much of an impression on Minnesota, and the recent lack of snow has led to the cancellation of a popular event on the North Shore.

01/16/2012

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Warm Weather May Kennel Beargrease Race

Minnesota’s recent lack of snow is jeopardizing a popular event on the North Shore.

01/09/2012

Finding Minnesota: Taking A Ride With Sled Dogs

Long before people used snowmobiles to travel across the deep snow of our Minnesota winters, they relied on dogs who pulled sleds.

01/09/2011