2019 Knik Races Postponed Until February 9

Due to concerns about anticipated trail conditions, lake ice thickness, and the uncertainty of safe travel along the river due to the recent major earthquake, the 2019 Knik 100 and Knik 200 races [...]

Updated 2018 Race Course Information

Updated race course information: The Knik 200 will start at Deshka Landing and teams will run about 80 miles to Yentna, then loop back to Deshka for their mandatory 6 hour rest. (There is no dog [...]

Trail Conditions May Force Races to Move to Willow

Knik 200 and 100 Races Update: With the probable lack of sufficient snow and safe ice thickness, we will likely have to move the races from Knik Lake to Deshka Landing in Willow on our scheduled [...]

Knik 100 & 200 Races will Start on Knik Lake

The 2017 Knik 100 and 200 races will begin and end on Knik Lake in Knik! Trail conditions are good with sufficient snow and the lake ice is thick enough. We’re very excited to begin the [...]

The 2017 Knik 100 and 200 Races are On!

The 2017 Knik 100 and 200 races are on! Current and anticipated conditions are good in Willow, so if necessary, we will move the race to Deshka Landing. However, we’re still hoping to start [...]

2016 Knik 100 and Knik 200 Races Cancelled

Unfortunately, due to current unsafe conditions on the trail, and due to the lack of certainty that conditions will change in the next two weeks preceding the scheduled start of the 2016 Knik 100 [...]

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 [...]

Conditions Hopefully Improving

Robert Bear, Kristy Berington, and Will Rhodes have moved up from the waiting list for the Knik 200 to the field of 40. Meanwhile, temperatures in the Willow and Knik area have dropped [...]

The 2014 Knik 100 and 200 Races are On!

The 2014 Knik 100 and 200 races are on! Snow and trail conditions are favorable. Later today we’ll email a trail report to all teams with details from Harry Caldwell (Race Marshall) and Sam [...]

Trail Condition Report

Overall, the trail is good throughout the race course. A map of the course will be coming soon.

Changes Made to Knik Race Courses

To streamline race costs and logistics, we’ve modified the Knik 100 and Knik 2oo race courses. Both races will start at Knik Lake in Wasilla. Teams participating in the Knik 200 will go to [...]