40-Mile, Single Stage, 6-Dog, $1,000 Purse, Award 1st - 3rd, Max 15 Teams
For those race teams not looking to compete in the long race, we offer the CopperDog
35 recreational race. This 40-mile, 6-dog race enjoys the same excitement and energy
as the pro-class, including the fabulous downtown Calumet start. Recreational teams
will leave immediately following the pro-class teams.
February 28, 2014
40 Miles, 1 Stage
$1,000 (1st - 3rd)
Don’t miss out on the friendly
people, welcoming communities, challenging trails, formidable competition, and the
peace and tranquility that blossoms from the Keweenaw trails at night.
Award money will be paid to first through third place.
There is a limit of 15 teams for this event, register early to secure
The Keweenaw Peninsula is one of the most unique geographic features of the Great
Lakes region. "Lake-effect" snow storms contribute to the average 273 inches of
snow-fall each year making the CopperDog 150 the perfect choice for a mid-March
race. Experience of the CopperDog 35 for yourself!
Click on this link to view or download a copy of the 2014 race rules. Let us know if you have any questions, concerns, or comments about anything you find in the rules. The rules are subject to change, but we will provide notices when changes are made.
Register early, register with confidence. Withdraw before December 7, 2013 and receive a 100% refund of the entry fee.
Withdraw between December 7, 2013 and January 4, 2014 and receive a 75% refund of the entry fee. Withdraw between January 5 and February 1, 2014 and receive a 50% refund of the entry fee. No refunds will be issued to entrants who withdraw after February 1, 2014.
Refunds will be issued twice during the 2014 race season. Mushers who withdraw or switch races prior to January 1, 2014 will receive the appropriate
refund in January 2014. All other refunds will be issued in March 2014.