Seavey First Into Skwentna

Dallas Seavey is the first musher into the Skwentna-South checkpoint, making him the Northrim Bank Achieve More award-winner. He started his final mandatory 8hr rest period at 12:44pm.

Nome-born musher Aaron Burmeister and Fairbanks musher Brent Sass are not too far behind.

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Image at top: Aerial view of Skwentna. Photo: Zachariah Hughes, Alaska Public Media.