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Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race

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AWESOME!!! Love it

This is my third Iditarod race. From now on I will go every year. As I am moving to Alaska, so it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
theresaf817
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Kannapolis, North Carolina
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Must see at least once in your life

If you are a dog lover or have wondered what the Iditarod is about then you need to see the start... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
julesg622018
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Newton, Iowa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my third Iditarod race. From now on I will go every year. As I am moving to Alaska, so it will be easier for me. Even though it’s only a few flights from the lower 48. The festival downtown Anchorage on the first...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a dog lover or have wondered what the Iditarod is about then you need to see the start of this great race.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank julesg622018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Volunteered here over the weekend of the restart. Almost had to pinch myself to believe I was part of this worldwide race. If you're in the area when the restart happens, you need to experience it at least once.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time watching the Iditarod dog sled race. Wow. We will be back. This is a great event that we have always wanted to attend. This is such a great time that even PETA showed up to watch the race. It is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Larry and I came to Anchorage to photograph the start of the iditarod. We went downtown Anchorage for the cerimonial start and was greeted by the whole town, I think everyone turned out for it. It was very exciting watching each dog sled team be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for spring break and didn't even know this was happening. It was a great surprise & a great time. A lot of other fund activities happening, too.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank KathyVaillan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Iditarod Race, Mushers' Dinner (about 1,500 people) and Meet and Greet the Mushers in person was great! The dinner also included music, live and silent auctions of beautiful artwork and other items. Overall so far the Iditarod experience for us has been very memorial....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this was a great experience for me and my kids. we enjoyed the dogsled ride and the one to one experience we had with the dogs and their handlers. we even got to play with a few puppies! i like how they made it a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

By chance I happened to be in Anchorage in Feb 2018 during the start of the Iditarod. I went and watched many racers go off. It was an amazing experience that I would recommend if you ever get the chance! Dress warm!!!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Wyotraveller307
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I've travelled the Iditarod trail from Anchorage to Nome many times. It never gets old. The ceremonial start in Anchorage is a great experience. The finish in Nome is an almost spiritual experience.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Kim G
June 21, 2018|
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Response from Julia908 | Reviewed this property |
There are visits to dog sledders and other attractions. Some people helicopter up the mountains to go sledding in the summer. Try the Anchorage tourist board website for further details.
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Iditatrod is in winter.
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