Is it January 2nd Yet?

Is it January 2nd yet? No? Sort of feels like the race already started… We’re excited to see so many folks signed up not just for the Knik 200 but also for the Knik 100 which will [...]

The 2016 Knik 100 and Knik 200 Fields are Full

Wow, that was intense! Apologies for the website crashing off and on– you mushers are tough on websites! I’m still updating the payment information for each team which will guarantee [...]

2016 Race Rules Now Available

Knik 200 Joe Redington Sr. Memorial Sled Dog Race rules: Knik 100 Bruce Braden Sled Dog Race rules: [...]

Online Signups for 2016 Knik 100 and 200 Races

Signups for the 2016 Knik 100 and 200 races will open up on Saturday, October 3 at noon on our website at If you want to sign up but will not have Internet access [...]

Thank You EagleQuest Cabins & Lodge

Thank you EagleQuest Cabins & Lodge for the wonderful 24/7 hospitality to not just the Knik 200 race volunteers but also to all the mushers and race fans. You provided a special race-themed [...]

Will Rhodes Wins the 2015 Knik 200

Congratulations go out to Will Rhodes for winning the 2015 Knik 200 Joe Redington Sr. Memorial Sled Dog Race! He finished strong and his dogs appear ready to do another loop of the swamp. Way to [...]

Revised and Updated Rules for Knik 200 Now Online

Revised and update rules for the Knik 200 have now been posted on our website at


Mushers, you may include Heet in your drop bag(s) which you’ll be bring to the start line at Deshka Landing airstrip (by 11am) because the bags aren’t being flown out.

We’re Counting Down the Hours Until the 2015 Knik 200

We’re counting down the hours now until the 2015 Knik 200 which begins Saturday at 1pm in Willow. Lots and lots of stuff going on behind the scenes as we get everything in place. Meanwhile, [...]

We’re Monitoring Trail Conditions Closely

Tomorrow afternoon (Sunday) our Trail Boss will go out on portions of the trail. We understand that the river changes and we are monitoring it closely. We will release another trail report when [...]

Latest Changes in the Knik 200 Lineup

With the changes we’ve had to make due to trail conditions, there have been a number of mushers who have withdrawn, and several others who have joined us. Tomorrow/Sunday night at midnight [...]

Deadline for Knik 200 Entry Fee Refunds

Knik 200 teams have until midnight on Sunday, January 25th to withdraw from the race without losing their entry fee (a $25 admin fee will be charged). You can contact us at [...]

New Race Course for Knik 200 but Knik 100 Cancelled

After careful consideration, the Knik Race Committee has determined that because of current conditions, starting and finishing the Knik 100 and 200 races at Knik Lake is not a viable option. To [...]

Trail Conditions

A lack of snow and cold temperatures has been problematic for trail conditions for the Knik 100 and 200 races. Having already postponed the races until the end of this month, we’ll do [...]

Dean Osmar Will Run in 2015 Knik 100

Dean Osmar has taken the 10 spot in the Knik 100. Welcome back, Dean!