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We Want to Say a Huge Thank You To Our Sponsors

We greatly rely on sponsors and donors to keep our amazing sport alive, and to help our mushers offer top-notch care to the canine athletes in their kennels. We are beyond grateful for the support we’ve received to enable us to put on this amazing race for yet another year!

Premiere Race Partners

Duluth Trading Company

The most satisfying aspect of our business remains our interaction with you, so don’t hesitate to contact us. We accept phone calls, e-mail, cards, singing telegrams, napkin doodles, manuscripts, letters just to say “hello,” photos (nothing racy), diary pages or anything else you’d like to contribute to help make our products, catalog or web site better.

Grand Portage Lodge & Casino

Home of the Beargrease Marathon Finish. Our casino is where North Shore gaming action takes place. The 95-room lodge is the perfect place to warm up. Feast at the Island View Dining Room, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner featuring delicious regional specialties, fresh local fish and hearty steaks. Relax and enjoy your favorite beverage in Antlers Lounge.

Iron Range Resources & rehabilitation board

Our natural resources are the crown jewel of Minnesota, but there’s so much more northeastern Minnesota has to offer. Please take a moment to explore the vast wealth of resources we have waiting for you.

Midwest Communications

Midwest Communications is a family owned media company with 81 radio properties located in the states of Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Indiana, Illinois and Tennessee. Headquartered in Wausau, WI, Midwest Communications was founded in 1958.

Canine Care Sponsor

Bent Paddle Red Logo

The first brewery that started our beer traditions - is known for bending tradition in Duluth, Minnesota since 2013, Bent Paddle Brewing Co. is notorious for creating one batch of quality craft beer at a time. 100% of their beer is made with some of the freshest water in the world, from Lake Superior. Located at 1832 W Michigan St. in Duluth, Bent Paddle is a must visit!


2021 Sled Banner Sponsors

AmericInn – Tofte | Chilly Dogs Sled Dog Trips | Chula Vista Resort | Cook County Building Center | Cook County News Herald | Dan Wagner & Seafoam | Duluth Trading Company | George Humphrey Contracting LLC | Home Building Business | Keith Day | Klondike Dog Derby | Kris & Mike Garey, Hovland, MN | L & M Radiator | MN Surplus | North Shore Federal Credit Union | Northwood Land Company | Paradigm Therapy | Peak Electric | Voyageur Brewing | Run Silent (but quick) | Rustic Inn Cafe | Standard Electric/Wittock Supply | Stone Harbor | Tom Miller

Legacy Mile Marker Members

The Family of John Beargrease | Jeanne K.

Mile Marker Members

Mile 1 | Kirk Webber

Mile 2 | Ken Buehler

Mile 3 | Eliz Chivikicek

Mile 4 | Chissy Sommer

Mile 5 | Gail & Lennie Ross

Mile 6 | The Erdman Family

Mile 7 | #uglydogs

Mile 8 | Bootie Duty Crew in support of Frank Moe

Mile 9 | Sheba, Sasha, Cora, Sophie and Buddy Burton

Mile 10 | K & D Creative

Mile 11 | Team Fuf

Mile 12 | Chris Saur

Mile 13 | ESPY

Mile 14 | Jan Schroeder

Mile 15 | Alexi Baldwin

Mile 17 | JuliesG

Mile 23 | meencat

Mile 25 | Diann Olson

Mile 26 | Schrock

Mile 27 | Cuthbert Robinson Family 

Mile 33 | November Wolf 

Mile 35 | Phil & Cecile Sogge

Mile 42 | James Frye

Mile 54 | Cindy Brown

Mile 68 | Sue Bee

Mile 74 | Christina Krueger

Mile 78 | Donna Beaupre

Mile 88 | Jodie and Chuck Nelson

Mile 89 | Raven Call Kennels LLC

Mile 90 | Tom & Karen Ketchmark

Mile 100 | Jeanne K

Mile 103 | Team BSEG 

Mile 111 | 7th Heaven Lutsen SeaVilla

Mile 112 | In Memory of Frank Moe

Mile 123 | Team Mayhem 

Mile 125 | Marty Meldahl

Mile 126 | The Tesch Family

Mile 142 | Light Foot Kennel

Mile 164 | Binner Rahn

Mile 247 | Dee & Wyatt

Mile 259 | only 10 more miles to the mile I sponsored! Happy final stretch!

Mile 269 | Daniel Silbaugh

Mile 298 | Hi I’m Heather

Mile 299 | Veranda Studios Photography

Mile 300 | Monica Hendrickson

Thank you to all of our Sponsors and Volunteers!

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