The Iditarod Experience with Husky Homestead

Become a 2020 Iditarod VIP and part of Husky Homestead’s Team!

Join Jeff King, a 4-time Iditarod Champion, and his Husky Homestead crew for an eight-day adventure in Alaska for the 2020 Iditarod!


  • The annual Jeff King-Make-A-Wish® Gala at Orso, where you will enjoy a 5 course meal paired with hand-crafted ales!
  • The Iditarod Mushers Banquet Thursday, February 28, 2019 6 p.m. Celebrate with the mushers who are about to take part in the “Last Great Race on Earth®!” Dine at the Dena’ina Civic & Convention Center in downtown Anchorage, meet the mushers, participate in a silent auction and watch the mushers take the stage to draw for their official start order!
  • Seminars and workshops to learn Iditarod 101, the history and stories of the Last Great Race.
  • Access to behind the scene entry to the Ceremonial Start in Anchorage and the restart in Willow!

The fun doesn’t end as Jeff heads to Nome.  Continue on to the historic village of Talkeetna, nestled at the base of North America’s tallest peak Denali. Talkeetna has an outstanding panoramic view of the Alaska Range. Get up close and personal with the Husky Homestead crew as you enjoy an afternoon of driving your own dog team! (And maybe getting a glimpse of the mystical Northern Lights!)


  • 7 nights of lodging
  • 7 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 4 dinners.
  • All transportation and tickets to scheduled events.

Group size is limited to 10, minimum 5.
Registration deadline is January 11, 2019


$4,999 Double occupancy
$5,749 Single occupancy


Email or call 907-683-2904


This is a basic itinerary of events. Upon arrival you will get a more detailed schedule of events, as well as additional free time activities.  All events are weather dependent.

Day 1

Arrival and check in at Inlet Towers, Anchorage
6:30pm Dinner with Jeff King (included)

Day 2

Breakfast (included)
Iditarod 101 and History of the Iditarod
Lunch (on your own)
Anchorage Museum
Make a Wish Dinner with Jeff King (included)

Day 3

Breakfast (included)
Alaska Wildlife and Conservation Center
Portage Glacier
Lunch (on your own) in Girdwood
Iditarod Meet and Greet the Mushers
Iditarod Banquet (dinner included)

Day 4

Breakfast (included)
Education Conference with key speakers at Lakefront (Iditarod Headquarters)
Flight seeing (optional, on your own)
Lunch (included)
Meet and Greet with Mushers (Inlet Tower)
Enjoy first Friday – Dinner and Evening on your own

Day 5

Breakfast (included)
VIP access to Iditarod Ceremonial Start (Downtown Anchorage)
Lunch and Dinner on your own

Day 6

Breakfast (included)
Check out of Inlet Towers, Anchorage
Visit Iditarod Headquarters, Wasilla AK
Lunch (on your own)
Iditarod Re-Start*
Dinner (included)
Check into Talkeetna Alaska Lodge
Northern Lights Viewing*

Day 7

Breakfast (included)
Get to know Talkeetna; Visit Ranger Station, Museum
Lunch (included)
Mush! Drive your own team*
Dinner (on your own)
Northern Lights Viewing*

Day 8

Breakfast (included)
Depart Talkeetna to Anchorage Airport

* Weather dependent