Bachelor Butte Dog Derby planned

Published Feb 27, 2013 at 04:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM

The fourth Annual Bachelor Butte Dog Derby is scheduled for this Saturday and Sunday at Wanoga Sno-park southwest of Bend.

The event includes sled-dog racing and skijoring, and will feature competitors from across the Northwest.

Up to 30 dog teams will be competing.

Race distances range from five to 25 miles, and racing starts at 8:30 a.m. each day.

Spectators are welcome, and there is no charge to attend.

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— From staff reports