The start of the 2019 dog sled race on Lake Chocorua, with Mount Chocorua in the distance. CREDIT JASON MOON / NHPR - Lake Chocorua, New Hampshire
Warm Patch Forces Tamworth Sled Dog Race Cancellation
Organizers are canceling a long-standing sled dog race in the North Country due to poor weather conditions.
Kit Morgan is on the board of the Tamworth Outing Club, which holds the annual race on Lake Chocorua.
He says there's too much water and thin ice on top of the lake for mushers to get through safely.
The race has been canceled nearly every year in recent memory, Morgan says. The exception was last year, when, the race was rescheduled at the last minute.
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