The Tahquamenon Country Sled Dog Race on January 7, which departs from Muskallonge Lake State Park, features more than 60 teams from across the continent. Classes include four-dog, six-dog, eight-dog and 10-dog races.
The races begin at 9:30 a.m. with a new team taking off every few minutes. Spectators are invited to come out to pet the dogs, meet the teams and cheer them on during this all-day event. Activities include a bonfire and refreshments as well as food and merchandise concessions.
Learn more atwww.tcsdr.org or www.facebook.com/TahquamenonCountrySledDogRace. Volunteers are needed to assist at the start/finish line, checkpoints, road crossings, concession and awards banquet. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer.
A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Learn more at www.michigan.gov/recreationpassport.