Koyuk to Elim to Golovin Bay

Sebastian Schnülle · March 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Well I have not disappeared in some icy gully along the trail..... , at least only temporarily. Made it White Mountain about 11 a.m.  Leaving Koyuk I passed Hans Gatt, Kelly Maixner and Hugh Neff, all traveling well. It was too dark to take pictures. My nice LED light disappeared on the way to Nikolai already, must be sitting in Dalzell Gorge somewhere, so no point of stopping when I passed these guys.


Once I got to Elim, there was …

Iditarod REAL start in Willow

Sebastian Schnülle · March 3, 2014 · 10 Comments

Well, the Iditarod site is having issues, so for now I just do a post on my own site. Better this than none.

Its been a great day at the start. Things, Iditarod style, went smooth as always.  Pretty amazing the different Sled configurations. I wonder how some of them will make it through the tight spots.

The good news for you arm chair mushers. Erik delivered my iron dog to Willow 15 minutes ago. Its loaded, and after this …

Dog Sledding Tours in Fairbanks Alaska

Sebastian Schnülle · January 12, 2014 · 1 Comment



Happy new years! its been a few months since my last post, time flies. I have been guiding Dog Sledding Tours in Fairbanks Alaska. After settling into Two Rivers I went on my annual speaking tour in Germany. My mom turned 75, which was another reason to make sure I am back in the old country in mid November. Travels took me all over Germany, meeting many old friends.Oh and the German food. What a feast. Sure needed a …

Iditarod 2014 Northern Lights Tour

Sebastian Schnülle · October 30, 2013 · 1 Comment


While winter is slow to come in Fairbanks this fall, there is not doubt it will arrive. Time to look fast forward to the spring time, Iditarod time. What is the next best thing to running the race? Joining my friend Laurent Dick on his " Iditarod 2014 Northern Lights Tour ". Laurent is not only an excellent photographer, he has lived in Nome and knows all the right places to visit. Check out his tour here:

For …