JACKSON, Wyo. -- The International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race (IPSSSDR), the largest sled dog race in the lower 48 states, will mush through 10 Wyoming communities from Jan. 27 to Feb. 4 before ending in Park City, Utah.
Jackson, Lander, Pinedale/Cora, Alpine, Big Piney/Marbleton, Evanston, Mountain View, Lyman and Park City, Utah are in final preparations to host the competitors as they race through town.
Following the Alpine stage on Feb. 1, mushers will drive to Evanston for a Meet & Greet BBQ at the Roadhouse. The next morning, on Feb. 2, they will race from Deadhorse Trailhead, south of Mountain View, with a finish at North Slope Road. Then on Friday they will reverse the course, traveling from North Slope Road to Deadhorse Trailhead. After the race on Friday, Mountain View will host its Musher Mania event from 4-7 p.m.