***Attention Mushers***

Due to the impending snow, the Mt. Misery Mush has been cancelled. The race team has been tracking many foreasts and felt the need to cancel is necessary. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

The Pennsylvania Sled Dog Club is proud to present Mt. Misery Mush 2016!

December 17-18, 2016
Brendan T. Byrne State Forest
Pemberton NJ
Minimum $1,015 purse

Mt. Misery Mush is a 2 day ISDRA Sanctioned event on the sandy trails of the New Jersey Pine Barrens. 

Classes Offered: 

  • 8 Dog Rig: Sportsman 
  • 6 Dog Rig: Pro, Purebreed, & Sportsman 
  • 4 Dog Rig: Pro, Purebreed, & Sportsman 
  • 2 Dog Bike-jor: Pro, Purebreed, & Sportsman 
  • 1 Dog Bike-jor: Pro, Purebred & Sportsman
  • 2 Dog Scooter: Pro, Purebred & Sportsman 
  • 1 Dog Scooter: Pro, Purebred & Sportsman
  • 2-3 Dog Junior
  • Canicross Pro & Purebred

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

Registered Breed Drivers must provide canine registration information as part of race registration.

Silent Auction:

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


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