The starting line of the Mid MN 150 in Outing was a prime spot to see the dogs and mushers.20 mushers and their teams raced from Outing to Remer in two divisions. - photos by Paul Boblett
30th annual Mid MN 150 Sled Dog Race
Web posted February 13, 2018
By Paul Boblett, Editor
A total of 20 mushers and their teams of dogs took part in the annual Mid-MN 150 Sleddog race on Saturday, February 10th.
There were two divisions, 6- and 8-dog teams that left the Village Inn in Outing Saturday. Mushers traveled north through the Land O’Lakes State Forest along snowmobile and ATV trails that have been cleared.to the cheers of spectators. The race finished in Remer a few hours later on the Sioux Line Trail.
Results were not avaialble at press time and will be included in next week’s edition of the Northland Press.
Volunteers from the Brainerd Area Amateur Radio Club (Ham radio operators) monitored the course and communicated where each team was located on the trail.
The annual race is held the second Saturday every February. weather and conditons permitting. More information can be found on their facebook page: facebook.com/midminnesota150/
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