The race route begins at Eagle Plains (Yukon); the 120 mile distance event ends at Fort McPherson (NWT) and the 380 mile category ends at Tuktoyaktuk on the Arctic Ocean, above the Arctic Circle.
It is a non-stop self-sufficient event where participants must carry all the necessary gear and food on sleds. Two drop bags are permitted for the 380mile distance.
Checkpoints along the route will have hot water and shelter for the participants.
Medical support and evacuation will be available throughout the course.