June 18, 2018

Musher Details

2004 Iditarod » Mushers » Joe Garnie

Joe Garnie

Bib Number: 33
Hometown: Teller, Alaska


Biography

Joe Garnie was born on June 27, 1953. He grew up in Teller and still makes his home there, where he is a carpenter. He began mushing when he was 6 years old and has been interested in the Iditarod since his uncle, John Komok, ran the very first Iditarod. Joe says, "I wanted to run the Iditarod one more time while I'm physically able to and to see old friends along the trail. Joe is married to Mary and they have six children, Ashley, 11 and Jazzly, 10, still at home and Emma, Josie, Blanche and Alissa, grown and gone from home now.  He lists his hobbies as raising and mushing dogs, raising his two daughters, fishing and smoking fish.


2004 Standings

Checkpoint Time In Dogs In Time Out Dogs Out Rest Time Previous Layover Status Distance
Enroute Time Speed (mph) 8hr 24hr
Anchorage 3/06 11:10:00 12
BLM 3/13 02:20:00 13 3/13 10:20:00 12 8h 0m 159h 10m 0.00 ✔ ✔
Willow 3/13 18:33:00 12 3/14 02:23:00 11 7h 50m 8h 13m 3.77 ✔ ✔ 31
Yentna 3/14 08:04:00 11 3/14 18:00:00 10 9h 56m 5h 41m 2.99 ✔ ✔ 17
Skwentna 3/14 22:09:00 10 3/14 22:25:00 10 0h 16m 4h 9m 8.19 ✔ ✔ 34
Finger Lake 3/15 16:17:00 10 3/16 00:35:00 10 8h 18m 17h 52m 2.52 ✔ ✔ 45
Rainy Pass 3/16 05:35:00 10 3/16 10:50:00 9 5h 15m 5h 0m 6.00 ✔ ✔ 30
Rohn 3/16 17:10:00 9 3/17 00:50:00 9 7h 40m 6h 20m 7.58 ✔ ✔ 48
Nikolai 3/17 06:32:00 9 3/17 12:08:00 9 5h 36m 5h 42m 16.32 ✔ ✔ 93
McGrath 3/17 17:37:00 9 3/18 01:39:00 9 8h 2m 5h 29m 8.75 ✔ ✔ 48
Takotna 3/18 07:49:00 9 3/18 07:51:00 9 0h 2m 6h 10m 3.73 ✔ ✔ 23
Ophir 3/12 04:04:00 3/12 08:45:00 13 4h 41m -148h -47m -0.26 ✔ 38
Cripple 3/11 09:27:00 13 3/11 09:36:00 13 0h 9m -24h -18m -2.47 ✔ 60
Ruby 3/06 12:09:00 -118h -27m -0.95 112
Galena 3/07 11:02:00 16 52
Nulato 3/07 14:21:00 16 3/07 17:32:00 15 3h 11m 3h 19m 15.68 52
Kaltag 3/07 20:20:00 15 15 2h 48m 15.00 42
Unalakleet 3/08 04:40:00 15 3/08 07:16:00 15 2h 36m 90
Shaktoolik 3/08 10:38:00 15 15 3h 22m 11.88 40
Koyuk 3/08 21:49:00 15 3/08 23:00:00 14 1h 11m 58
Elim 3/09 11:50:00 14 3/09 21:15:00 13 9h 25m 12h 50m 3.74 48
White Mountain 3/10 02:50:00 13 3/10 02:51:00 13 0h 1m 5h 35m 8.24 46
Safety 3/10 05:16:00 13 3/11 07:07:00 13 25h 51m 2h 25m 22.76 ✔ 55
Nome 3/18 10:41:12 171h 34m 0.13 ✔ ✔ 22