31st Running of John Beargrease!

January 21, 2015

DogsledThe 31st running of the John Beargease sled dog marathon is almost upon us!

From January 23rd – January 29th, the John Beargrease events will be underway on the North Shore, with the main race starting on January 25th in nearby Two Harbors. Mushers will eventually make their way across the Sawbill Trail in Tofte on Monday, January 26th between 6:00AM -2:00PM.

Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts guests will have the unique opportunity to witness the race as both a checkpoint for the main race and as a finish line for the mid-distance race, just a few miles up the Sawbill Trail in Tofte. A full schedule of the race can be found here.

If you want to get a feel for the mushing experience first hand, check out Stoney Creek Sled Dogs, right here in Tofte for an unforgettable winter adventure!