The Northern Lights 300/150 Sled Dog Race

The Northern Lights 300 runs from Martin Buser’s Happy Trails Kennel in Big Lake, Alaska to Winterlake Lodge at Finger Lake on the Iditarod Trail, and back to Big Lake. This is a 300 mile Iditarod and Yukon Quest qualifier. A shorter version of the course is run at the same time, as The Northern Lights 150, which is also a qualifier.

The 2018 NL300 and NL150 will start on January 26th. The current rosters can be seen here.

Race Rules and Forms

Here are the 2018 NL300 and NL150 race rules and forms. The forms are to be PRINTED, FILLED OUT, AND MAILED.

Northern Lights 300 race dates

Important Dates

January 26th is Race Day! NL300 drivers meeting at 8AM, start at 11AM. NL150 meeting at 2PM, start at 4PM. More dates…

2017 NL300/150 Tracker

This is last year’s race. The 2018 tracker will be linked right here as soon as we have one!

2018 Updates

  • Sign-ups for 2018 NL300-150
    Sign ups for 2018 NL 300: Sean Underwood (Denali Park, AK) Ellen Halverson (Big Lake, AK) Stephanie Johnson (Nome, AK) Charley Bejna (Wasilla, AK) Eric Kelly (Wasilla, AK) Jeff Deeter (Fairbanks, AK) Tom Schonberger (Chugiak, AK) KattiJo Deeter (Fairbanks, AK) Pam Aviza (Wasilla, AK) Tara Cicatello, (Big Lake, AK) J. Shelley, (Skagway, AK) Beckie Hacker, (Willow, AK) Ryan Santiago, (Bay Area, CA)…
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  • New website
    The NL 300 has a brand new website – you are looking at it. All new information for the 2018 race will be found here. Please be patient as we bring over all the archived content from previous years.…
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