Qimmiit sunbathe on Uluksan Qingua

On Monday, these dogs will begin their trek to Igloolik

Igloolik musher Jonah Qaunaq’s qimmiit, or sled dogs, rest Friday morning on Uluksan Qingua, or Adams Sound, just off the coast of Arctic Bay. On Monday, these dogs will pull Qaunaq towards Igloolik, beginning their 500 kilometre trek in hopes of winning the Nunavut Quest and a $20,000 prize. (Photo by David Venn)

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  1. Posted by A fan on

    A Nice looking dog team there. Best wishes to the mushers, Have fun.