Plum Creek Wilderness

                 Sled Dog Race




The mission of the Wilderness Sled Dog Racing Association is to foster international sports competition and to preserve the heritage of the sled dog by providing the opportunity for sled dog racing enthusiasts to engage in annual competition emphasizing the safety, animal welfare and good sportsmanship of all participants.

The Wilderness Sled Dog Racing Association is a non profit, 501(c)3 Corporation.

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Smokey Bear and Ranger Jon Blackstone enjoy the Wilderness Race!

Photo: Roger Blanchette

Click here to view a

slide show of the

2011 Wilderness Race

by AMC Volunteer

Roger David

Photo: Janet Courtois

100 Mile Musher Caroline Blair-Smith and Tundra

30 Mile Musher Corinna Alexander out on the trail. Photos:  Julie Butler

Above Top: Musher Ashley Simpson and team

Above: Musher Kasey McCarty and team

Photos: Julie Butler
Watch the NEW Wilderness Race Video by Mike O’Connell of Haw River Films! Mike and Cara filmed the 2011 Wilderness Race and have donated this amazing film for us all to appreciate the 
Wilderness Race Experience. 
Thanks Mike & Cara!
  Haw River Films

Wilderness Race Video

Special Thanks to Bryan Courtois of Castle Knifes who crafted these beautiful knives for the Wilderness Race.

The 2014 Plum Creek

Wilderness Sled Dog Race

will be held on

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Starting out of Leisure Life

Resort in Greenville Maine


Week-end Schedule!

Friday January 31, 2014

3 p.m. Volunteer meeting at Leisure Life Resort

4 p.m. Vet check for 100 mile teams at the American   

6 p.m. Drivers meeting and Refreshments sponsored
            by Diane Bartley of DBK Catering


Saturday February 1st, 2014

Race Day Schedule Leisure Life Resort
Greenville Maine

8 a.m. Meet the mushers and their dogs, Boy Scouts
           will be selling hot Chocolate

9 a.m. 100 mile race start

10 a.m. 30 mile race start

11 a.m. Snow Shoe races for all ages, Quincy Hut
             building sponsored by the Appalachian
             Mountain Club. Family activities planned
             throughout the day sponsored by CA Dean
             Hospitals “Northwood’s Kids” program

11:30 a.m. Dog Training demo by Cynthia and Russell
                  Scott of Fresh Air Dogs

3 p.m. 30 mile awards ceremony at Leisure Life Resort
           sponsored by Bangor Savings Bank

4 p.m. Bon Fire

6 p.m. Waiting by the fire for the 100 mile mushers to

February 2nd, 2014

7 a.m.-10 a.m. Breakfast at the American Legion $8.00
                        for non-participants. Awards Ceremony
                        for 100 mile race sponsored by Plum
                        Creek Timber at 10 a.m. mushers need
                        to arrive by 9:30 to have breakfast.