Iditarod Trail

geographical name Idit·a·rod Trail \ ī-ˈdi-tə-ˌräd \

Definition of Iditarod Trail

route system in Alaska usable only during the winter, extending 1100 miles (1770 kilometers) from Seward to Nome, and site of the annual Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race
Note: Originally used by gold prospectors, the Iditarod Trail was set aside in 1978 as the Iditarod National Historic Trail .

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