The History of Mushing
Tracing the long and colorful history of our partnership with sleddogs
Monday, October 26, 2009
2009 Mushing History Conference
The 2009 Mushing History Conference is developing well as the organizers work toward bringing together authors, historians, researchers, w...
Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Lance's Third Iditarod Win
Lance Mackey with his leaders, Larry and Maple, after winning his third Iditarod race, March, 2009. Photo by Theresa Daily, Daily's Web...
Sunday, February 1, 2009
Joe May's Commentary
This weekend the Don Bowers Memorial 200/300 Mile Sled Dog Race has been running between Willow and Trapper Creek, Alaska. I found an intere...
Sunday, January 18, 2009
Eskimo Family, Pt. Hope, Alaska, 1949
This black and white film clip from 1949, titled "Eskimo Hunters (Northwestern Alaska)," shows an Eskimo family in Point Hope, A...
Friday, January 16, 2009
The Evolution of Dog Sledding
Long before carbon fiber components and quick-change runners … …there lived a culture of people - the ancestors of today’s ci...
Tuesday, December 30, 2008
The Inuit Sled Dog
Teams of Inuit Sled Dogs, seen here in the traditional fan hitch, were and still are largely comprised of all males, with no more than one...
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
Early Sled Dog History, by Swanny
We are delighted to provide this in-depth article on the earliest sled dog history, reprinted with kind permission from the author, Swanny, ...
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