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John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon
January 30 - February 3
Established in 1980, the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon is the longest sled dog race in the lower 48 states. Every year, world-class mushers compete in the nearly 400-mile event. The Beargrease is a qualifier for the famed Iditarod race in Alaska. Location: From Duluth to the Canadian border and back to Duluth