America Recycles Day!

Did you know that today is America Recycles Day?!?  We thought that makes it a perfect day to share with you what Husky Homestead is doing not only to recycle, but to reduce waste, and lessen our impact on the environment. Over the past year we have joined forces with...
Kobuk 440 – A 3rd place finish!!

Kobuk 440 – A 3rd place finish!!

Ellen and her team of seven rolled into Kotzebue at 05:42 this morning, with a great 3rd place finish!!!  Woo – hooo! Now it’s time to catch up on some sleep!  Jeff will fly out with the dogs Monday morning, and Ellen will stay for the finisher’s...

Kobuk 440 – In Noorvik, then on to Kotzebue!

Ellen and team arrived into Kiana this afternoon at 14:04 and stayed for 5 hours 16 minutes before hitting the trail and heading to Noorvik.  She dropped 4 dogs in Kiana, but we haven’t heard whether or not there were any issues, or perhaps it was in an effort...
Kobuk 440 – Heading to Kiana!

Kobuk 440 – Heading to Kiana!

Ellen has been a busy woman overnight!  She completed the loop to Kobuk and back, and arrived back in Ambler in 2nd place (!) at 10:23pm last night.  She stayed in Ambler for 5 hours and 8 minutes and left in the wee hours of the morning after dropping one dog (we...
Kobuk 440 – Shungnak and onward!

Kobuk 440 – Shungnak and onward!

Ellen had a nice little rest in Ambler, staying 5 hours 32 minutes – and she left will a full string of 12!  She departed Ambler this afternoon at 14:32 and has already completed the 26 mile run to Shungnak where she was in and out after 2 minutes.  She is...

Kobuk 440 – Heading to Ambler!

Ellen and team departed the checkpoint of Selawik at 12:38 after staying for a three hour rest, and is closing in on the next checkpoint of Ambler.  This stretch was an 85 mile run, and it looks like Ellen may arrive into Ambler in 4th place – but Chuck...