Once on the bare ground, it was an easy ascent to the ridge at about 3,800 feet, where we worked around drifted snow to find a nice lunch spot.
She started mushing in 2007. After doing some in-kind work for a dental patient, the patient’s father took her mushing and gave her three dogs.
The March 18 CDMA race is a two-mile course run by a three-dog team. Seasoned mushers provided training to inexperienced local business competitors.
A good follow-on to Amy Armstrong’s “Road Rage” piece last week would be a rundown on the types of drivers one is likely to encounter on the Glenn Highway.
According to People Mover, the estimated yearly cost for Route 102 is $1.1 million. The estimated cost for the Eagle River Connect is another $200,000.