Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile

Join us for the 37th Annual Yukon Quest!

The Yukon Quest has been run every February since 1984 across 1,000 miles/1,600 km of wilderness trail between Whitehorse, Yukon and Fairbanks, Alaska. This incredible international winter sports event starts regardless of weather conditions.  The race lasts 9 to 14 days depending on weather, trail conditions and team speed.

A maximum of 50 mushers can enter the Yukon Quest.

The 2020 race starts Saturday, February 1st at 11am AKST in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Yukon Quest mushers must be at least 18 years old by the race start date and must have demonstrated their ability to successfully complete a 200-mile and a 300-mile sled dog race within the previous 42 months to enter the Yukon Quest.

Information for Mushers for the 2020 Yukon Quest will soon be available. 

Sign-Up for the 2019 Yukon Quest
List of 2019 Qualifying Races
Mushers' Guide to the Yukon Quest Trail 
For Registered Mushers (Rookie Information can now be found here)
Meet the 2019 Mushers

For additional information please contact:

Alaska – Fairbanks Office

Brenda Naaktgeboren

Email: alaskaoperations@yukonquest.com

Phone: (907) 452-7954

Fax: (907) 452-7959

Yukon – Whitehorse Office

Vera Schall

Email: yukonoperations@yukonquest.com

Phone: (867) 668-4711