Join Yukon Quest Champion Brent Sass of Wild and Free Dog Mushing for a day of adventure in Willow, Alaska – the starting line of the world-famous Iditarod Sled Dog Race. Your day begins with a scenic drive from Anchorage to Willow, where you’ll enjoy the comforts of a luxury lakefront Alaskan log cabin. Get out on the water for a day of kayaking, stand up paddleboarding or canoeing on one of Alaska’s pristine lakes. Feast on authentic Alaskan fare prepared by a chef specializing in using fresh, local foods to fuel Alaskan adventurers of all stripes. Learn about Alaska’s official state sport – Dog Mushing – from a champion racer who lives on a remote gold mining homestead 540 miles north of Anchorage. After a day of fun and feasting, you’ll enjoy a leisurely drive back to the conference site along the Parks Highway.
This Day of Adventure is tailor-made for the travel professional seeking to learn more about exclusive options for clients seeking a balance of luxury and adventure tourism.
What to Bring: A dry change of clothes, shoes or sandals for water activities, a towel and a healthy appetite!