Muskallonge Lake State Park - 20th Annual Tahquamenon Country Sled Dog Race

Date:  January 04, 2020  
Time:  09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Muskallonge Lake State Park, 29881 Co Road 407, Newberry, MI 49868

Contact: James Dzelak, park supervisor 906-658-3338

Team of sled dogs during the Tahquamenon Country sled dog race.

The Tahquamenon Country Sled Dog Race features over 60 teams from across the continent. Classes include 2/3 dog youth, 4-dog, 6-dog, 8-dog, and 10-dog. Races begin at 9:30 AM with a new team taking off every few minutes. There will be bonfires, food, and merchandise concessions. Come out to pet the dogs, meet the teams, and cheer them on during this all-day event. If you are interested in being a participant you can register you and your team HERE. Don't forget to check out Tahquamenon Country Sled Dog Race online and visit them on Facebook @TahquamenonCountrySledDogRace 

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

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