Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Vocabulary Word List (169)

A)Adventure, Aficionados, Alaska, Alert, Allure, Alone, Annual, Aspiration, Athabaskan, Aurora borealis, Award
B)Banquet, Beam, Bering Sea, Blizzard, Booties, Boots
C)Cabin, Canada, Canine, Challenge, Checkpoint, Checkpoint, Chilly, Commands, Competition, Concentration, Conditions, Confidence, Course, Crash
D)Danger, Dark, Darkness, Dash, Dawson, Discouragement, Distance, Dogs
E)Effort, Emergency, Encroach, Equipment, Event, Exhaustion, Exhilaration, Expanse, Expenses
F)Fairbanks, Fear, Finish, Fleece, Forecast, Forest, Freezing, Frozen
G)Gale, Gear, Gee, Geography, Guide
H)Handler, Harness, Harsh, Haw, Hazards, Headlamp, Health, Heet, Hero, History, Howl, Huskies, Hydration
I)Icy, Immensity, Inclement, Incline, Injury, Insulation, Intensity, Intent, Isolation
J)Journey, Joy
L)Length, Lore
M)Malamute, Medicine, Memorabilia, Miles, Mittens, Mountainous, Mud, Musher, Mushing
N)Nature, Negotiate, Nome, Northern lights
O)Objective, Obstacle, Official, Open space, Outside, Overflow
P)Pace, Parka, Popularity, Portage, Positioning, Preparation, Progress
R)Race, Red Lantern, Refreeze, Remote, Repair, Repose, Rigging, Rookie, Rough, Rugged, Run, Runners
S)Shack, Sleds, Snow, Spectacular, Splinters, Sport, Stake, Stopping, Sub-zero, Supplies, Symbolic
T)Team, Temperature, Terrain, Tether, Time, Track, Trail, Trail breaker, Training, Trek, Trophy, Trust, Tundra
U)Uninhabited, Unusual
V)Vest, Veterinarian, Vision, Vulnerable
W)Weather, Wheelers, Whiteout, Widow's Lamp, Wilderness, Winner, Wooden
Z)Zeal, Zero
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Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Interesting Facts:
March 4th, Anchorage to Nome
Willow, official start
1049 mile race across Alaska, 9-15 days
12-16 dogs participate
fastest time: 2011 John Baker = 8 days, 19 hours, 46 minutes and 39 seconds
Other Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race recent winners since 1995: Lance Mackey (4x), Jeff KIng (4x), Robert Sorlie (2x), Martin Buser (4x) and Doug Swingley (4x) offers more than 405 word lists. To see more word lists about sports, dogs, competition and other subjects, please go to the home page for interactive worksheets, word games, word puzzles and content with a specific theme. 2500 pages of free content at are available only online. There are no fees.