Yukon, North of Ordinary

She will bike (and push) 430 miles

January 30, 2023 Jessie Gladish Season 5 Episode 6
She will bike (and push) 430 miles
Yukon, North of Ordinary
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Yukon, North of Ordinary
She will bike (and push) 430 miles
Jan 30, 2023 Season 5 Episode 6
Jessie Gladish

Spending 12 days alone in the wilderness in the depths of winter might seem crazy, but Jessie Gladish keeps going back for more. In previous years, she skied and walked the 430-mile (688-km) Montane Yukon Arctic Ultra between Whitehorse and Dawson City. This year, though, her biggest challenge yet: to complete the race by fat bike. Trail conditions will dictate how much riding she is able to do, versus pushing her bike through the snow as a glorified luggage cart.

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Spending 12 days alone in the wilderness in the depths of winter might seem crazy, but Jessie Gladish keeps going back for more. In previous years, she skied and walked the 430-mile (688-km) Montane Yukon Arctic Ultra between Whitehorse and Dawson City. This year, though, her biggest challenge yet: to complete the race by fat bike. Trail conditions will dictate how much riding she is able to do, versus pushing her bike through the snow as a glorified luggage cart.

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