Photos Tell the Story

“You learn that you can, because you must.”  

Cim Smyth, Race Marshall

The 2018 Junior Iditarod ended on Sunday afternoon with the eleven brave teens all finishing! 

First checkpoint, Eagle Song

Multiple teams come in seconds apart; they check in, get their drop bags, and are parked based on their leave time in the morning.

Coming off the Yentna River into Yentna Station checkpoint

Cheering friends and family welcome the juniors as they cross Willow Lake!

Here comes first place, Bailey Schaeffer, with her team!

The banquet was a time to celebrate and laugh for Charmayne, Mikah, and Talia

2018 Junior Iditarod mushers