Good Morning and Welcome to Wyoming!

Commentary by Jerry Bath


Please come prepared!

A few suggestions for mushers and race fans coming to Wyoming for this year’s Pedigree Stage Stop Race. We want you to be safe, have a great experience and come back!


It’s winter in Wyoming and anyone who’s lived here a while can tell you that weather and road conditions can change BY THE HOUR, so be sure to check ahead.
By route:

WYDOT- Wyoming Department of Transportation,

Web cameras


Wyo 28 Louis Lake – Lander race Staging area, For example.



The Weather Channel




If you’re traveling with a snow machine for trail support or training purposes, even if it’s just to get you to the starting line, PLEASE PURCHASE A WYOMING SNOW MACHINE TRAIL STICKER before you get to the parking lot.

SNOWMOBILE PERMITS:  Wyoming law requires all snowmobiles must have either a current Wyoming Resident or Nonresident User Fee decal prominently displayed on the outside of each snowmobile. Each permit is thirty-five dollars ($35.00) and may be purchased at one of the several agents located throughout the state. All commercial snowmobiles operated in the state of Wyoming must have a commercial permit, which is one hundred five dollars ($105.00).

Available online at
and at most snowmobile shops and most Wyoming gas stations.


STAGE STOP CITIES: Information is on the website at

Go to the “Stage Stops” pull down menu at the top of the page and click on any of the cities for stage-specific information.