Monday, March 9, 2015 The Official Start
Watch a few minutes of the taped recording from Saturday's Ceremonial Start.
Iditarod.com Click here. Choose "Live Stream Replay" under the "Ceremonial Start-Anchorage".
Adapting to the trail. The new trail starts out traveling over the Yukon River for 600 miles.
Go to the video broadcast on Sat. and scroll to the 19 minute mark and watch for 2 minutes.
Pause and record your answers to the following question: What are at least 3 reasons why sledding on the river will be a problem for both mushers and the dogs?
Then read about the Yukon River.