Media Coverage

Gunflint Mail Run Press Media

Media Coverage

What’s everyone saying about the Gunflint Mail Run?

The Gunflint Mail Run Sled Dog Race is a continuous race consisting of two legs of equal distance, separated by a mandatory layover. There are two classes in 2016: a 12-dog,110-mile race and an 8-dog, 70-mile race. It is being held in Cook County, Minnesota on January 9th and 10th, 2016. This event is in cooperation with and under a Special Use Permit from the U.S. Forest Service.

All media questions can be directed to Sarah Hamilton, 218-388-2214, trailctr@boreal.org

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Media Coverage

2018

01/07/2018 Duluth News Tribune | Redington, Oberg win Gunflint sled dog races
01/06/2018 Fox21 | Gunflint Sled Dog Race This Weekend
01/05/2018 Fox21 | Multiple Events Happening on North Shore This Weekend
01/01/2018 Duluth News Tribune | Trails ready for Gunflint sled dog race

2017

12/30/2017 Cook County News Herald | Local and world-class mushers to race on Cook county trails
12/26/2017 NetNewsLedger | Gunflint Mail Run Dogsled Race January 6-7 2018
01/14/2017 Cook County News Herald | Redington, Schouweiler winners of Gunflint Mail Run
01/11/2017 Duluth News Tribune | Redington claims first place in Gunflint Mail Run
01/08/2017 St. Cloud Times | St. Cloud resident places in Gunflint Mail Run
01/01/2017 Duluth News Tribune | Veterinarian enjoys her volunteer work at Gunflint Mail Run

2016

12/31/2016 The Chronicle Journal | Ignace musher back to the races
12/23/2016 St. Cloud Times | Get close to sled dogs during 2 January races
01/23/2016 Cook County News Herald | Gunflint Mail Run outstanding volunteer award honors Parker, Johnson
01/16/2016 Cook County News Herald | Gunflint Mail Run: following the icy trails
01/11/2016 nacehagemann.com | Gunflint Mail Run 2016
01/10/2016 Lake County News Chronicle | Two Harbors musher takes Gunflint Mail Run – link no longer available
01/10/2016 Wilderness News Blog | Fast Trail Reported as Minnesota Mushers Win Gunflint Dogsled Races
01/10/2016 Duluth News Tribune | Ward Wallin wins 12-dog title at Gunflint Mail Run sled dog race
01/10/2016 WTIP Radio | Gunflint Mail Run Winners Announced
01/10/2016 Lake County News Chronicle | Ward Wallin wins 12-dog title at Gunflint Mail Run sled dog race
01/07/2016 Grand Forks Herald | Mushers sign up for sled dog race in Minnesota, as snow is lacking elsewhere – link no longer available
01/07/2016 Saint Cloud Times | St. Cloud musher headed to Gunflint Mail Run
01/07/2016 American Kennel Club | The incredible story behind the viral video of a young girl mushing
01/06/2016 Northland Outdoors | Gunflint Mail Run sled dog race returns to Cook County
01/06/2016 Duluth News Tribune | Gunflint Mail Run sled dog race returns to Cook County this weekend – link no longer available

2015

12/12/2015 Cook County News Herald | Plans under way for 2016 Gunflint Mail Run
11/28/2015 The Chronicle Journal | Sled dog action on tap
10/29/2015 Northern Wilds | Let the Mushing Season Begin
01/10/2015 Cook County News Herald | Bergen wins, Moe second in Gunflint Mail Run
01/05/2015 The Sioux Lookout Bulletin | Bergen takes top place in 100 mile dog sledding race – link no longer available
01/04/2015 Duluth News Tribune: Sled dog racing | Bergen wins Gunflint Mail Run
01/04/2015 KBJR News | Mushers finish Gunflint Mail Sled Dog Race amid brutal cold temps – link no longer available
01/04/2015 WDIO News | Mushers, Sled Dogs Kick Off Race Season with Gunflint Mail Run – link no longer available
01/03/2015 MPR News | 1st Minnesota sled dog race of season this weekend
01/03/2015 nacehagemann.com | Gunflint Mail Run 2015
01/03/2015 stronerwild.com | 2015 Gunflint Mail Run Galleries
01/03/2015 Cook County News Herald | Gunflint Mail Run starts Saturday, January 3
01/03/2015 yourclassical.org | 1st Minnesota sled dog race of season this weekend

2014

12/25/2014 Pioneer Press | Minnesota’s sled dog season is chance to mush or just watch
12/23/2014 WTIP Radio | Mush in the New Year at the Gunflint Mail Run Sled Dog Race