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By Andy Bourne
Seeley Swan Pathfinder Editor 

Warm hearts, cold faces

Race to the Sky continues to build mushing community

 

February 13, 2019

Andi Bourne - Pathfinder

Junior 100-mile musher Nicole Grangroth waves at family from Great Falls as she crosses the finish line. She placed seventh overall and was the only junior racer in this year's Race to the Sky. Grangroth started mushing three years ago with her younger sister Brenna. They have 11 dogs in their kennel, four of which were on the team for the Race to the Sky.

Note: A special thanks to Pathfinder Editor Andi Bourne for letting us run her story and photos, since I missed both the vet checks and the entire Race start. Instead, I spent much of Saturday trying unsuccessfully to dig our only running car out of the three-foot drift in our driveway I didn't quite get through. - Roger

SEELEY LAKE – With temperatures below zero and wind chills estimated...



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