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The 2013 Siskiyou Sled Dog Races will be held at Deer Mountain Snowmobile Park,
21 miles from Weed CA, off Highway 97. The races are held annually (snow conditions permitting).
Mushers and their dog teams from around the continent compete in
two days of exciting sprint and mid-distance races.
This free event also features musher demonstrations and kids activities.
Hot food, beverages and snacks by the
Lake Shastina / Weed Kiwanis Club food shack.
Warming hut and free parking.
Saturday and Sunday Tentative Race Schedule:
9:00 AM Start – 18 mile – 16 Dog
10:00 AM Start – 13.5 mile – 6 Dog Mid Distance
11:00 AM Start - 5 mile – 4 Dog Sprint
12:00 PM Start - 5 mile – 1 or 2 dog – Skijor
1:00 PM Start - 5 mile – 6 Dog Sprint
2:00 PM Start – 10 mile – 8 Dog Sprint
Siskiyou Sled Dog Races and Free Kids Rides Day are projects of the SSDSA, a federally recognized non-profit organization.
The races are held under a Special Use Permit from the U.S. Forest Service on a non-discriminatory basis.