The race, called Gichigami Express, will begin in Grand Portage on Jan. 6, proceeding to the Gunflint Trail. On the second day of the race, mushers will race from Trail Center down to Grand Marais. The sled dog teams will return to Grand Portage on the third and final day….
A Quebec dogsledding operator has added the growing sport of canicross to its offerings.The sport involves running with dogs. A leash attached to the participant’s belt connects to a harness worn by the animal. A bicycle version of the sport is called bikejoring.Read more here: http://www.ottawacitizen.com/travel/Quebec+dogsled+operator+adds+sport+canicross+stages+races/7403082/story.html