Notice: Racers Must Go Overland

Notice to racers and fans of the Iron Dog

After careful consideration by Iron Dog race marshals who were in consultation with local experts on the condition of the sea ice between Nome and Unalakleet. The racers must go overland from Golovin to Elim. Teams are not allowed to go around Moses Point.

Specifically, if racer doesn’t take the overland trail between Golovin and Elim or between Shaktoolik and Unalakleet they will be disqualified.

Note: Travel on the sea ice between Koyuk and Shaktoolik is not prohibited.