Spirit Unleashed!2025 Idaho Sled Dog Challenge Dates Coming Soon
Official Iditarod & Yukon Quest Qualifier
Donate to this incredible event! Monetary as well as equipment, resources and other donations are appreciated. Contact us for more details
For the full experience, we encourage Race Fans to visit checkpoints as the race progresses. Watch trackers on the ISDC website to verify.
2023 PHOTO GALLERY
2023 galleries are now available for viewing or purchasing!
Photography courtesy of Melissa Shelby and Siri Raitto.
Idaho Sled Dog Challenge
The Running of the Idaho Sled Dog Challenge (ISDC) includes three races. The premier event is the 300 mile race, an Iditarod and Yukon Quest qualifier. Many participants in this race are also competing in the Rocky Mountain Triple Crown. Participating races include ISDC, Oregon’s Eagle Cap Extreme and Montana’s Race To The Sky.
In 2023 we added the two day 26 mile Warm Lake Stage Race.
2025 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Coming Soon!
January 20, 2024 - Thanks for a Great Event!
Meet a Musher
January 24, 2024 - Thanks for a Great Event!
Warm Lake Stage Race
100 Mile Race Finish
300 Mile Race Finish
Experience the Adventure!
See the race from all of our road-accessible checkpoints.
Lake Cascade, Platt Warming Hut, Little Ski Hill, WYE Campground, Smiths Ferry