The man known as "Caribou Legs" has made it to Yellowknife.

Brad 'Caribou Legs' Firth

Brad Firth is a distance runner who earned the nickname Caribou Legs. (CBC)

Brad Firth ran from Fort Smith to Yellowknife to raise awareness about addiction issues. Firth arrived in the city around 9:30 a.m. yesterday morning.

He was greeted by a friend, who joined him for the last bit of his run. Firth is known as "Caribou legs" because he can run such long distances.

The distance between Fort Smith and Yellowknife is about 740 kilometres.