Category Archives: Kraken

Haliburton Dogsled Derby 2017

This was our second year at the 2017 Haliburton Highlands Dogsled Derby, which are basically sprint races. The weather cooperated for us (meaning it was cold enough for Wayne to be able to run) and on Sat. March 4th it … Continue reading

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Our First 20 Mile Stinky Run

On Feb. 10th fifteen Stinkers (including 2 humans) went our for an exploratory mush and ran 20 miles. Greg was the musher and Ilana rode in the basket. Our champion team was: Wayne (it was 16F so cold enough for Wayne) & … Continue reading

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First Run of the Season

First run of the 2016-2017 season. 35 degrees Fahrenheit (1.6 Celsius). 2 mile loop. Wayne & Stella (Lead) Phanty & Siren (Point) Medusa & Zeus (Team) Bear & Capella (Team) Moe & Dru (Team) Ted (Ted’s first mush ever!) (Team) … Continue reading

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Attempt Running a Longer Route

The Stinkers are very ready to put on more miles. Today we attempted a new route with 14 dogs, Greg as the musher and Ilana in the basket. The goal was to haw (turn left) onto Old Detlor road from Hastings … Continue reading

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