The John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon Fur-K Festival 2022

Sat October 22, 2022 Duluth, MN 55811 US Directions


5K Run

10:00AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT

10K Run

9:30AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT

1K Kids Run

12:00PM CDT - 12:30PM CDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


The DECS North Star Academy
3301 Technology Drive
Duluth, MN US 55811


The John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon Fur-K is back! The Fur-K Festival is hosted by the DECS North Star Academy and Snowflake Nordic Ski Center on Saturday, October 22, 2022. Run or canicross your choice of the 5K or 10K race on Snowflake's beautiful cross-country ski trails. But get ready because the afternoon will finish fast and furious with the 1K kids race! 

The main event will be the LIVE opening of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon race musher sign-up!

Do not forget to check out the sled dogs, local food trucks, North Shore small businesses, artists, kid activities, bouncy house, raffles, and more! The festival runs from 10 am to 4 pm, rain or shine.

Please help support the John Beargrease Dog Sled Marathon by joining us for a family, fun-filled day!

Please note: The Fur-K is a dog-friendly trail run! Your dog MUST be on a leash and you MUST pick up your dog's poop. Your dog needs to be well-mannered (human & dog friendly). We reserve the right to ask you to leave if your dog cannot behave. No muzzles allowed.


Race Contact Info

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