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Dog Sled Race Changes for 2015 You will notice some changes in downtown Kearney this year if you are a returning musher or spectator to the Dog Sled Races in February 2015… Main St in Downtown Kearney, between Lakeview and the LCBO at Rain Lake Rd will be closed to vehicular traffic during the weekend, as it…

Online Payment Option for Musher Registration

Online Payment Option

Online Payment Option for Musher Registration       Question & Answer Like other mushers before her we also asked Louise to share a little bit about her story and why she has entered the Kearney Dog Sled Races, here’s what she had to share.  Louise has entered the 1 dog Ski-joring event at this…

win a chainsaw carving

Win a Chain Saw Carving

Buy a Raffle Ticket to Win a Chain Saw Carving Like so many other inventions, modern chain saws were first designed with an entirely different purpose in mind. In the 18th century, the concept of the chain saw was developed for surgical purposes, to aid doctors in cutting bone without causing as much damage to…

Ravens Adventure

Sprint Race Registration – Raven’s Adventures

Today’s feature musher is Gail from Ravens Adventures.  Gail travels from the Cochrane, Ontario area to attend the Kearney Dog Sled Races and enter the Sprint Race.  Above photo is Kearney 2013, photo by Hughes Photography   Question & Answer How many years have you been running dogs? Ten plus years Tell us about your…

Fern Glen Inn

Keeping Warm in the Winter

Fern Glen Inn Bed and Breakfast is renown for their great outdoor adventures no mater want season it is.  Recently they wrote a blog posting about how to stay warm in the winter.  It has some great tips that I’m sure you’ll appreciate when you come to the Kearney Dog Sled Races.  Check out Jackie’s…

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Ski-joring at the Kearney Dog Sled Races

      The Kearney Dog Sled Races offer several different race categories for participating mushers… and ski-jorers.  Not only are there Sprint Races (the 4 and 6 dog sprint races), the two day 10 Dog Stage Race and even a fun race for junior mushers with the Kid and Mutt races but there’s also…

Online Registration

      Although registration for the Kearney Dog Sled Races have been open since the fall, with the launch of our new website we now offer online registration to make the process simple.  Just visit our website and navigate to the Registration tab, under there you will find a Musher Registration page along with…

Musher Registration

2015 Race Registration Update

Please note changes in our Race Registration and Bib/Seeding Draw Updated December 2014     Friday 6-8 pm – Registration is Open for 4 dog, 6 dog, ski-joring and Stage Races. Friday 8 pm  Seeding for 4-Dog, 6-Dog and Ski-joring classes  – the Race Marshall will determine the mushers bib numbers for Saturday Races based…

New Website

Kearney Dog Sled Races New Website

Just in time for a new year we have a new Website! Launched December 31st 2014           The Kearney Dog Sled committee along with partnership funding from our local Regional Tourism Organization, Explorers Edge worked with a local web designer to bring a new online experience to visitors for the 2015…