Welcome to the Merrill Ice Draggers website!

We host the FASTEST 1/8th mile drag AUTO racing on ICE in the world! 

141.6 mph. & ET- 5.431 WORLD RECORDS!

From "Rubber Tire" class to "Outlaw" class,  we have racing for everyone!
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Looking for Merrill Ice Drag memorabilia (by May 26) to display in cases temporarily (approx. May-July) @ T.B. Scott Free Library . Please contact our Historian Anthony Gesick (715) 301-6166 or amgesick@ntc.edu for more info!

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Discovery Canada Video!

http://www.discovery.ca/Video?vid=557527

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Annual Meeting 2015

President:  Bill Bunnell
Vice-President:  Ryan Blake
Secretary:  Scott Achterberg
Treasurer:  Chris Huitfeldt
Board of Directors:  Craig Westfall
Perry Redeker
Ruth Redeker
Alternate:  Michael Gesick
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THANKS TO ALL WHO MADE OUR 50TH ANNIVERSARY A GREAT ONE!
Last call for Merrill Ice Drag Merchandise!
Hats, long & short-sleeve shirts, sweatshirts & hoodies.
Also looking into children's sizes hats & shirts.
They are in!
Please CALL 715-571-0872
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The track is located on:

Lake Alexander

*Entrance through Council Grounds State Park
N1895 Council Grounds Dr
Merrill, WI 54452-8563

Follow signs to Boat Landing.

*Get Directions-Map

Visitor Information: Merrill Area Chamber of Commerce

1- 877-907-2757

For more information call Bill at (715) 409-9493

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2015 Limited Edition Souvenir

50th Anniversary Calendars!

On sale now!  Only $15!  Includes $12 Adult Pit Pass to any of the 2015 races in Jan. or Feb.!

Contact Bill Bunnell to get yours NOW before they're all gone @ 715-409-9493 or available @ the races (Pit Gate) until sold out!

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ANNOUNCEMENT!

Anthony Gesick is our new Historian!

He is looking for ANY memorabilia from the past (rule books, stickers, pictures, etc.)

Contact him @ amgesick@ntc.edu or Facebook
903 6th St Mosinee, WI 54455

715-693-2583, cell: 715-301-6166

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Looking for Merrill Ice Drag Alumni & Photos! 
Email:  Christine @ dynamo@markerman.com. 
Wanting to make our 50th Anniversary a GREAT one!

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Special thanks to our                         

Exclusive Fuel Sponsor!

Open 24/7

3350 E MAIN ST
MERRILL ,WISCONSIN 54452-8958
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Thanks to our official 

Outlaw Class Sponsor!
14134 County Road F
Athens, WI
(715) 536-6111

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Thanks to our official

4x4  Rubber Tire Sponsor!
3000 E. Main St. Merrill, WI
1-877-842-0338
A Set of tires valued at $300 will be awarded to the Championship Winner of the 4x4 Rubber Tire Class.
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1-$100 & 2-$75 Merchandise Certificates from                              Hilltop Auto Wrecking.

Make an Offer!  Call Bill 715-409-9493

RACE DATES FOR 2016 TO BE ANNOUNCED

Meetings-2015

Tues. June 2 @ 7 p.m.

Hardee's 2600 Stewart Ave. Wausau, WI

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RACE DATES FOR 2015

Registration: 9:00 AM-11:00 AM-No early admittance into gate!
Arrive early to TECH line closes : 11:30 AM!
Driver's Meeting:  11:45 AM!
Racing: starts at 12:00!
Pit Pass Admission:
Adults:  $12
Kids 6-14:  $7
Under 6-Free
Spectator Area - Free along fence-no sticker required
Parking in State Park parking lots will require sticker

Click on "Registration" and "Rules" link for more info.

Boy Scouts food vendor on site!

Test & Tune Day..........................................Sat. Jan. 17

Race Day "Merrill Winterfest"....................Sat. Jan. 24

Race Day "Mayor's Choice Award"...........Sat. Jan. 31

Race Day "Harv Wenzlick Memorial"......Sat. Feb. 7

Race Day  Championship & "Alumni Racer                  Reunion"- Due to weather canceled until Sat. Feb. 21

See left-hand column for explanation!

Please note!  FOR EVERYONE'S SAFETY NO PETS ARE ALLOWED IN THE PITS!

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King of the Hill "Barefoot" Races!

(in addition to our regular races)

2WD ONLY-Sat. Jan. 31-Congratulations to Eugene Finck-Winner!

4WD ONLY-Sat. Feb.7-Congratulations

to Shelley Callahan-Winnner!


2015 will be our 50th Anniversary Year!
"Got Nailies?" Even if you don't, run your rubber-tire street car & be sure to make plans to help us celebrate!

 

Registration

Learn how to register for our races.

More Information

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Rule Book

View and print the current rule book.

Click Here

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Records

Check out our elapsed time and mph records.

View Records

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Featured in Car Craft Magazine Sept. 09' issue!