January 11 & 12, 2014
Make-up date: March 8 & 9, 2014
Brendan T. Byrne State Forest
Pemberton NJ
Minimum $1,000 purse

Mt. Misery Mush is a 2 day ISDRA Sanctioned event on the sandy trails of the New Jersey Pine Barrens. We are going to be collecting supplies for a local no kill animal shelter. Race organizers ask that all participants bring a donation. 

Mandatory Mushers Meeting at 8 AM Saturday Morning!

Classes Offered:
6 Dog Rig: Pro, Purebreed, & Sportsman 
4 Dog Rig: Pro, Purebreed, & Sportsman 
2 Dog Bike-jor: Pro & Sportsman 
1 Dog Bike-jor: Pro & Sportsman 
2 Dog Scooter: Pro & Sportsman 
1 Dog Scooter: Pro & Sportsman
2-3 Dog Junior

Race Marshal: Johnn Molburg
Timer: Robin Cline
Trail Boss: Chris Jacobs 
Registrar: Jessica Borman
Chief Judge: Mike Keiner

* All Distances are 3.8 miles except for Junior and Canicross which is 1.7 miles.

Mushers Dinner on Saturday Night 6pm-10pm

Buffet dinner will include: Salad, Penne Alla Vodka, Roast Beef, Wings, and Soft Drinks. Alcohol will be served at the cash bar. 

We hope that you will enjoy the opportunity to socialize with all race entrants over dinner. Dinner reservation document is at the bottom of this page.

Our famous silent auction will be on display and will close at the end of dinner. Please bring an unused sled dog related item for the auction. We thank you in advance for your contribution.

Silent Auction:

We will be having a silent auction at the race site. We ask that you bring an unused sled dog related item for the auction. We thank you in advance for your contribution.

Food stand will be available at race site.


From NJ Turnpike: Exit 7 to Route 206 South to Route 70 East. Continue on 70 east 1.6 miles past 70-72 circle. Turn right at the light onto Forest Avenue. Follow the road until you reach a 4 way intersection with a dirt road straight ahead and turn right - keeping on the paved road. Follow the paved road about 1 mile to the race site at the corner of Dry Pond Road and Butterworth Road.

From GS Parkway: Take exit for Rt. 70 West. Park entrance is on Rt. 70 about 8 miles west of Rt. 70-539 intersection (Exxon station on corner). Pass the sign for Country Lakes and at about mile marker 30.5 you will make a left turn at sign for Mt. Misery and follow arrows about 4 miles into forest to race site. (Alternately you can continue on 70 West another 2 miles to enter the park at Forest Road and follow the directions above)

GPS Coordinates: 39.8855N / 74.5062W or N39° 53.136 / W74° 30.364

Places to Stay:

Holly Motel: $67.00 + tax No Dogs Allowed in Motel Rooms!
1775 ROUTE 206 
SOUTHAMPTON, NJ, 08088-8834
Phone: 609-859-2229

Slumberland Motel: $60.00 + tax No Dogs Allowed in Motel Rooms!
2525 U.S. 206  Mt Holly, NJ 08060
Phone: 609-267-5956 
Super 8: $ 79.00 + tax
560 Fellowship Road, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054 
Phone: 1-856-802-2800

Red Roof Inn: $65.99 + tax
603 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Phone: 1-856-234-5589


Entry deadline is Wednesday January 8, 2014 at 5:00pm. All entry fees must accompany registration forms. No late or onsite entries will be accepted! No entry fees will be collected on race day!

Downloadable Documents:
Race Registration
Vendor Registration
Saturday Night Dinner Reservation
Race Newsletter