North Country Mushers

Mike Ellis Weekend Seminar

North Country Mushers (NCM) has a special event for this October – a Mike Ellis Weekend Seminar.  Mike Ellis of Tsuga Siberians is a Yukon Quest and Iditarod finisher!  It will be a weekend of training, camping and learning tips and tricks with Mike and other mushers.

Mike Ellis

Mike Ellis

Mike was NCM’s very first president and a founding member of the club, so they are VERY excited to have him back to do this weekend seminar and to share some of his expansive knowledge of dog-training and racing with NCM members.

This event will take place at the Branch Brook Campground in Campton, NH from October 21-23, 2016.   The Mike Ellis seminar is limited to 12 TEAMS.

The cost of this weekend seminar is an extremely reasonable $300.

The tentative schedule is:

Friday Evening
Teams arrive and set up camp
Campfire meet and great with Mike Ellis

Morning, run the dogs
Midday, lunch will be brought in
Afternoon, presentations and demos
Evening, dinner and a slideshow

Morning, run the dogs
Midday, lunch will be brought in

More details and a signup form is located at

A waiting list for the seminar will be formed once all 12 spots are taken.

Mike’s website can be found here and his blog here.