The Mysterious Past

History of Iditarod by Emma Shultz and Lilian Le pd:2/7

basic needs

  • race begings in Anchorage,Alaska
  • race ends at Nome
  • 408 miles
  • an artic parka,heavy spleeing bag,axe,snow shoes musher food etc


originated in 1973

mail route 1910

1932 became olympic winter sport

1st dog race held 1967 and 1969