Winter

Should sled-dog racing or snowmobile be added to the winter Olympics?

by Sleddoggin Staff April 25, 2012

by Justin Bugsy Sailor Question by MR.OLYMPIA: Should sled-dog racing or snowmobile be added to the winter Olympics? While snow mobile racing or snow mobile freestyle was never in the Olympics sled dog racing-demonstration sport- was along with some other unusual sports. http://sports.yahoo.com/olympics/news;_ylt=AvT03yJJgxjev2FMrkwhp9l9sbV_?slug=ys-forbesoddoly020410&prov=yhoo&type=lgns St.Moritz 1928 the demonstration sport of Skijoring was competed in. http://www.forbes.com/2010/01/28/olympics-demonstration-sports-lifestyle-sports-strangest-vancouver_slide_10.html Best [...]

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Sled Dog Winter Training

by Sleddoggin Staff April 8, 2012

Sled dog training using cart. Auburn, NH – December 2010.

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Ten Thousand Miles with a Dog Sled A Narrative of Winter Travel in Interior Alaska

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Ten Thousand Miles with a Dog Sled A Narrative of Winter Travel in Interior Alaska This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.This book was converted from its physical [...]

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Dog Sled Ride in a Cart on Snow with Dog Sled Rides of Winter Park

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

www.dogsledrides.com Got the whole family out for a cart ride on 11/18/2011. Not enough snow for a sled, but we can still have fun on wheels. Twelve dog team of Alaskan Huskies. First full run for two puppies. Video Rating: 5 / 5

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Its Back! Ski Free at Winter Park Resort, April 4-24 Winter Park-Fraser Valley Offers Two Free Lift Tickets with Every Two Night Lodging Stay

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Winter Park-Fraser Valley, Colo. (Vocus/PRWEB) February 10, 2011 The Winter Park-Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce announces the return of its popular Ski Free promotion just in time for spring ski season. Book a minimum of two nights lodging at any participating lodging property and receive two adult one-day lift tickets at Winter Park Resort. [...]

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Bluegreen Christmas Mountain Village to Host Winter Carnival in Wisconsin Dells

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) February 02, 2012 Bluegreen Vacations, a leading provider of Colorful Places to Play, says its Wisconsin Dells resort, Christmas Mountain Village, look forward to hosting the Winter Carnival. The Winter Carnival at Christmas Mountain Village will be held Saturday, February 4, 2012. The Winter Carnival at Christmas Mountain Village in [...]

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Winter Park-Fraser Valley Offers 5 Travel Tips When Snow is Slow to Show

by Sleddoggin Staff February 19, 2012

Winter Park-Fraser Valley, Colo. (PRWEB) January 11, 2012 Mother Nature is being stingy with the snowfall so far this winter across the United States, with less than 20 percent of the nation covered in the white stuff. But, as Winter Park-Fraser Valley points out, it is still possible to book a fun-filled winter vacation. [...]

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Grand County Winter Sports Carnival Announces Schedule, Dec. 30-Feb. 11 Six-Week Celebration Marks 100-Year Anniversary of First Winter Carnival in Western United States

by Sleddoggin Staff February 16, 2012

Granby, Colo. (PRWEB) November 01, 2011 The Grand Winter Sports Carnival will take place throughout the mountains of Grand County Dec. 30 through Feb. 11. The festival marks the 100th anniversary of the first winter carnival west of the Mississippi. The six-week-long celebration, presented by the Grand County Historical Association, will encompass all aspects [...]

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Snow Falls, Winter Glee Returns to Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite

by Sleddoggin Staff February 14, 2012

Fish Camp, Calif. (PRWEB) January 24, 2012 Yes, it was a historic treat to mountain bike and hike a snowless Sierra National Forest, drive Tioga Road and up to Glacier Point, walk through the Mariposa Grove and skate on Tenaya Lake the past few weeks. But get your skis, snowboards and sleds ready; winters first [...]

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Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts To Overcome Cold to Compete in the Grizzly Gorge Winter Event

by Sleddoggin Staff March 22, 2011

(PRWEB) January 27, 2005 Oakland and Macomb County Scouts from the Southeast Michigan area will be braving the cold and over a foot of fresh snow from last weekends blizzard to compete in the Ojibwa District’s winter event entitled “Grizzly Gorge”. Its expected that over 500 Boy Scouts will be racing their sleds across the [...]

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A Bright Idea for Winter Travel: Northern Lights Vacations in Norway From Nordic Visitor

by Sleddoggin Staff March 7, 2011

Oslo, Norway (PRWEB) November 01, 2011 For those who want a front row seat to Mother Nature’s own spectacular light show, travel agency Nordic Visitor offers VIP access with its exciting range of northern lights vacation packages in Norway. With its proximity to the Arctic Circle and long winter nights, Norway is considered one [...]

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Last minute cruise – Enjoy More Fun in the Snow on Winter

by Sleddoggin Staff March 2, 2011

Article by Lastminuteusvacations Last minute Snow Shoeing : Snow shoeing is one of the oldest forms of transportation in the snow. They are originally invented over 6,000 years ago. But today it is a popular sport which can be enjoyed by many mountain lovers that want to get away from ski resorts and the slopes. [...]

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Winter Festivals Celebrated this February in Barrie, Orillia and Simcoe Counties

by Sleddoggin Staff March 1, 2011

Barrie, ON (Vocus/PRWEB) February 04, 2011 The city of Barrie celebrates Winterfest, one of the top 100 festivals in Ontario, February 5-6. Heritage Park is the home of a polar bear dip, horse-drawn wagon rides, dogsled rides, mini-tube run, lumberjack shows, giant snow slide and ice maze. The Festival of Ice coincides with Winterfest featuring [...]

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Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts To Overcome Cold to Compete in the Grizzly Gorge Winter Event

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2011

(PRWEB) January 27, 2005 Oakland and Macomb County Scouts from the Southeast Michigan area will be braving the cold and over a foot of fresh snow from last weekends blizzard to compete in the Ojibwa District’s winter event entitled “Grizzly Gorge”. Its expected that over 500 Boy Scouts will be racing their sleds across the [...]

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How To Fight The Winter Blues With Sledding

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2011

Do you remember getting the winter blues as a child? I can almost guarantee that you cannot. The reason you did not get the winter blues as a child was because you loved the winter as much as spring and summer. What happened? You got older and found yourself a lot more in demand, you [...]

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MapMuse Announces Release of 2011 Winter Season Maps and Accompanying App

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2011

Reston, Virginia (PRWEB) January 05, 2012 MapMuse today announced the release of its Winter Fun and Winter Services maps, two series of web-based locators that find winter-themed retailers, services, and places across the USA and Canada. Included among the Winter Fun maps are topics like Ice Rinks, Ski Resorts, Snowmobile Tours, Polar Bear Plunges, and [...]

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