Iditarod National Historic Trail
Today, the Iditarod National Historic Trail is separated into five sections: Seward to Girdwood (Kenai Peninsula); Girdwood to Eklutna (Anchorage); Eklutna to Skwentna (Mat-Su Valleys); Skwentna to Kaltag (Southwest); and Kaltag to Nome (Northwest). As it is primarily a winter trail it is popular for snowmobiling. Additionally, it is well-known for the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, an annual long-distance, nine-days-or-more dog sled race that traverses the Anchorage to Nome section of the Iditarod. It’s also a great place for spotting wildlife like moose, caribou, brown bear, bison, wolf and Dall sheep as well as seals, walrus and polar bear near the Bering Sea coast.
Tours & Tickets
Be a part of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, a world-renowned event, on this 7-day tour in Alaska’s Anchorage area. With your guide, visit the Iditarod ... Read more
Duration: 7 days (approx.)