Iditarod Starting Line Event

Be part of the celebration for the Last Great Race on Earth!

  • Starting at: $175 / per person
  • Duration: 8-10 hours
  • Departure Time: 10:00am
  • Dates: March 8, 2020
  • Availability: March
  • Physical Activity: Guests should be prepared to spend the day outside.

Tour Overview

Experience the official start of the world famous Iditarod Sled Dog Race. Every year hundreds of people come out to line the streets of Willow Lake just north of Anchorage for the official start of this iconic dog sledding race. Iditarod fans from near and far cheer on the mushers and their dogs as they begin their long journey north. Next year’s Iditarod Starting Line event is held on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Share this exciting sled dog sporting event experience with fellow Iditarod enthusiasts before returning to Anchorage.

What's Included

  • Roundtrip transportation from Anchorage to Willow Lake
  • Tent near starting chute
  • Hot food and drinks

Required at Booking

Hotel information in Anchorage, dietary restrictions, and mobility concerns.

Special Terms

A 2-person minimum is required for the tour to operate. Children must be 8 years old to participate in this tour.


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