FirstI500DogSledRace140x42This was the first race of it's kind, "the longest and most unusual dog-team competition the United States had ever known." The original I-500 Winnipeg to St. Paul Snowmobile Race fashioned its route after this 1917 original dog-team race. 

Click here to read the amazing article on the race that started it all for the I-500 snowmobile race of today.