Sled dog racers savor the solitude
FRAZEE -- The pitter-patter of paws hitting the snow. The silence of the countryside.
Both are music to the ears of sled dog drivers that competed here Friday and today.
The event is noisy at the starting line, with a loud speaker, dogs barking and hundreds of spectators cheering on the teams.
But once the mushers get around the corner and out of sight, it's quiet.