January 25, 2015

Musher Details

2014 Iditarod » Mushers » Alex Buetow

Alex Buetow

Bib Number: 60
Hometown: Fairbanks, Alaska


Alex Buetow, 25, was born and raised in Fairbanks. He graduated from Montana State University in Environmental Studies. He began mushing in 2012. He’d been interested in running the Iditarod after growing up in a dog mushing family. Both his father and uncle have run the Iditarod. He recently moved to Big Lake to run dogs with Jake Berkowitz. For the last two years, he’s worked as a puppy wrangler. He lists his hobbies as birding, shredding POW and paddle sports such as canoeing and ping pong.