Over 70 teams from across Ontario, Quebec and northern US are expected to be in Haliburton County this weekend.

The 13th Annual Haliburton Highlands Dogsled Derby is happening at the Pinestone Resort. There are kid and mutt races, along with skijoring and dog sled team races.

The two-day event starts at 9am on Saturday and is free for spectators.

Volunteers are needed to help with the event, you can contact Winterdance Dogsled Tours for more information.

To find out more about the races and a schedule for the weekend, visit the Haliburton Highlands Dogsled Derby website.

 

(Photo: courtesy of Haliburton Highlands Dogsled Derby website)