Recognition

Yukon Quest Veterinarian’s Choice Award
1991 recipient
Presented by veterinarians to the musher who demonstrates and advocates outstanding canine care for his or her dogs throughout the Yukon Quest wilderness race.
Yukon Quest Vet Choice

Yukon Quest Champion Award
1995 recipient
Frank Turner achieved a record race time of 10 days, 16 hours, and 20 minutes.

1995 Yukon Quest Winner

Yukon Quest Golden Harness Award
1995 recipient – Buck
The Yukon Quest champion lead dog receives a golden harness and a meal of raw steak at the Finish + Awards Banquet.

Whitehorse Mayor’s Award
1995 recipient
Presented to the Yukon Quest champion musher of the year.

Yukon Quest Veterinarian’s Choice Award
2001 recipient
Presented by veterinarians to the musher who demonstrates and advocates outstanding canine care for his or her dogs throughout the Yukon Quest wilderness race.
2001 Yukon Quest Vet Choice Winner

Yukon Quest Challenge of the North Award
2003 recipient
Presented to the musher who most exemplifies the Spirit of the Yukon Quest to challenge themselves, to persevere, and to provide exemplary care for their dog team. The winner is selected by race officials.

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
2012 and 2013 recipient
This award is presented only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor. It celebrates hospitality excellence and maintaining an overall rating of four or higher of out a possible five.
2013 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence2012 Trip Advisor badge

Whitehorse Chamber of Commerce
2013 Business of the Year
A prestigious award presented to a business and member of the Chamber, that continuously promotes and is a positive embodiment to the Whitehorse community.