Archive for the ‘Dog sled trips’ Category

“Man versus Dog”– Human Perseverance versus Pigheaded Puppies

Sunday, February 13th, 2011

A dog team in hot pursuit of skier Heidi Loosen at "Man versus Dog"

The first reaction most people had when they heard about Bearskin’s “Man versus Dog” Wilderness Pursuit ski race was generally, “Pffffft. That’s crazy. Skiers can’t beat dog teams.”

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Wilderness Pursuit, Man versus Dog Ski Race

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

On the morning of February 13th Bearskin Lodge will host the “Bearskin Wilderness Pursuit, Man versus Dog” ski race. 

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Weekend update for January 23-25

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

The forecast for the upcoming weekend includes some colder temperatures, but with the potential for sunny days. The snow continues to be wonderful. Guests repeatedly tell us that the snow is the best it’s been in a decade and that the quality of the grooming has been excellent.

As I type this, I’m watching a group of women skiers from Cabin 3 glide by on the lake path. Frost is making the trees along the lake’s bank look like white cotton candy today, so right now the skiers appear to be posing for an idyllic Christmas card photo. (Where’s the camera, where’s the camera?  Never nearby when we need it!) To keep up on current trail conditions, check out our trail reports at http://bearskintrailreports.wordpress.com/

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