Down East 2013 ©
|Auburn is set to launch its 11th annual winter festival, whose signature event is the Really Ridiculous Relay Race.
The race, pits teams of six in a race up and down the ski hill. First, a human dog sled team must carry passengers 75 yards to the lodge entrance. Then, a member races uphill another 75 yards in snowshoes. Finally, two members race downhill in a canoe.
Read more at the Sun Journal .