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Yukon Quest: Fallen trees almost quash 2005 Quest

...windstorms have knocked down hundreds of trees along the Quest trail that stretches from Whitehorse to Fairbanks. On the...Whitehorse and Dawson City, there are three areas of Quest trail affected by fires, making those regions the most likely...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111504/spo_20041115021.shtml
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After last year, Quest mushers looking forward to better trail

...volunteers will be breaking the rest of the 1,000-mile Quest trail in sections from now until the race starts on Feb. 9...year." Steve Verbanac has been laying the 50 miles of Quest trail from Angel Creek Lodge to 101 Mile Steese Highway since...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012802/spo_quest.shtml
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No big changes to Quest

WHITEHORSE, Yukon - The Yukon Quest trail will mostly follow its traditional route on the Canadian...Canada. The Rangers prepare the Canadian side of the Quest trail. Although the winter has been unseasonably warm, Mitchell...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020903/spo_quest.shtml
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Quest quandary

...reach Dawson City. In the 100-mile run from Stewart River to Dawson, mushers must climb the highest point on the Quest trail - King Solomon's Dome at 3,800 feet. In recent years, the front-runners in the pack have arrived in Dawson on...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021003/spo_quest.shtml
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Juneau's Bicknell scratches from the Yukon Quest

...they cover the 203 miles between checkpoints at Pelly Crossing and Dawson City. The leg is the longest on the Yukon Quest trail, and takes mushers to the summit of 3,800-foot King Solomon's Dome. According to the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021203/spo_quest.shtml
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Borrowed dogs put Tetz back on trail

FAIRBANKS - Thomas Tetz staked his first campsite along the lonely and treacherous Yukon Quest trail Saturday night with a 14-dog team he hardly knows. Tetz, a 39-year-old German from Tagish, Yukon Territory, planned to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021604/spo_tetz.shtml
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Quest enters final stage

...between Central and Angel Creek include Eagle and Rosebud Summits - the second and third-highest points on the Yukon Quest trail. One musher - Bruno Baureis - dropped out of the race late Tuesday in Circle, leaving 13 mushers still competing out...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022405/spo_20050224022.shtml
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Ice jumble on Yukon River will slow Yukon Quest

...the river could be the undoing of an anxious rookie. "The mushers are concerned," Olesen said. "They know the Quest trail is a tough trail." The jumble ice on the Yukon isn't the only trail concern. Unless Whitehorse gets locked in a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011401/Spo_yukonquest.html
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Juneau musher wins Red Lantern on Yukon Quest

...and actually rode it down, and that seemed to help.'' For the most part, Bicknell said she enjoyed the Yukon Quest trail. But there was a section of about 300 miles, from Dawson City to Carmacks, where the conditions were really rough...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022800/Loc_quest.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and actually rode it down, and that seemed to help.'' For the most part, Bicknell said she enjoyed the Yukon Quest trail. But there was a section of about 300 miles, from Dawson City to Carmacks, where the conditions were really rough...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022800/Loc_quest.shtml

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