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Lamoille Valley Rail Trail Sled Dog Race 2019
February 9 - February 10
This race has been cancelled due to warm temperatures and rain.
We will be offering the following classes: One & two-dog skijor ($35), 4-dog ($35), 6-dog ($35), 8-dog ($40), unlimited ($40), and three-dog junior ($10).
Distances: 11 miles for the unlimited and 8-dog classes; 7 miles for 6-dog and skijor classes; 3 miles for 4-dog and 3-dog junior classes.
Class order: 1-dog skijor, 2-dog skijor, 4-dog, 3-dog junior, 6-dog, unlimited, 8-dog.
Trail: The course will be an out-and-back course with head-on passing. The course is on a rail trail and is fairly flat and straight. The turnaround for the six-dog sled class and the two-dog skijor will be different this year.
Driver’s meeting: We will have a driver’s meeting at 8:30 am and the first class will go out at 9:15 am (these times are subject to change).
The purse is $2000. The race is ISDRA sanctioned.
The start/finish will be at 10 Railroad Street. Competitors may park at the Oxbow Riverfront Park at 257 Portland Street, Morrisville, Vermont.
Sunset Motor Inn 802.888.4956
Muddy Moose Cabins 802.888.1656
Maple House Inn 802.888.6565