Sled dog racers are setting out for the Gunflint Mail Run this weekend.
The main 12-dog, 100-mile race started today from Grand Marais.
Mushers will travel 50 kilometres today, then resume for the second half of the race tomorrow.
Only one racer from Northwestern Ontario is taking part.
Sioux Lookout’s Brian Bergen is competing in the faster 8-dog, 65-mile portion of the race.