Alaskan Huskies and Dog Mushers August 5th 2008 What's hot: Dogs who travel more than 100 miles a day and love it!
Liddy Riddles, the first woman to win the 1000-mile Iditarod race across the Yukon and Alaska, joined the cruise and gave a presentation on her race, her dogs, and the mushing life. She calls herself a "musher." The mushing life is surprisingly diverse, she says—men, women, young (18) ... read more
North America » Canada » Yukon A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the sou... ... read more
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We are a mom (Kathy) and a dad (Paul), and a reluctant 18-year-old son (JJ), and a 15-year-old son in pursuit of Ultimate Scrabble (Scott) who traveled from Connecticut to the West Coast of the US and Alaska and the Yukon in the summer of 2008. For each of us a certain type of quest took place. Paul wanted his hands on the steering wheel all the way across country and back again. For Kathy, this trip was all about getting the kids out of (what she... full info