Iditarod sled dog race loses its headquarters hotel in Anchorage
February 16, 2022
ANCHORAGE (AP) — The hotel that has served for nearly three decades as the Anchorage-based headquarters for the world’s most famous sled dog race will end its association with the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race next year.
The Lakefront Anchorage Hotel will still be race headquarters for this year’s race and then step away, hotel manager John Bruce and Iditarod Trail Committee Chief Operations Officer Chas St. George told the Anchorage Daily News.
The hotel’s owners, Millennium Hotels and Resorts, announced the change in a statement Feb. 9, a day before the race’s biggest critic, Peo...