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Northern Lights Effect

USA | Fri, 16 Jan 2015 | By alaoueslati | Views [518]

He stole a small white memo pad from his host's house. He was hoping they would not mind. He just needed to write things down. He knew that by writing things down, he would avoid going crazy. That is what they said on the radio. As soon as he found ... Read more >

Tags: alaska, anchorage, barrow, glaciers, northern lights, snow, winter


ARGENTINA | Sat, 15 Nov 2014 | By lthom | Views [423]

  We landed in El Calafate Argentina in the morning and got a bus to our hostel. Its huge, probably 100 rooms. I've never seen a hostel so big. This is a big tourist place now so there are lots of accommodations.  We decided to book some ... Read more >

Tags: boat trip, glaciers, icebergs, lakes, mountains, salt lakes

Glaciers and Seals and Whales, oh my.

USA | Sun, 4 Sep 2011 | By mdcamps | Views [406]

Aialik Glacier is SPECTACULAR. Sitting on a cruise boat a quarter mile off the glacier with the engine off just listening to the sound of the ice I was in constant awe. The sounds of the glacier are astonishing. Then to see a huge ice chunk break off, ... Read more >

Tags: breaching, calving, glaciers, whales

Skiing Again!

USA | Mon, 29 Aug 2011 | By mdcamps | Views [452]

We put in a huge effort to ski again and it was well worth it. After hiking up to Crow Pass with our overnight gear, we realized there were ski-able slopes up there. So we camped for the night and set the alarm for early in the morning.  In the morning, ... Read more >

Tags: alaska, glaciers, skiing

The Mighty Yukon - Phenomena, Frost, Fido, Flights and Fun.

CANADA | Wed, 20 Oct 2010 | By elis82 | Views [1480]

We were lucky enough to spend about a week in the Yukon, we'd have loved more. We were staying in an awesome little hostel called the Beez Neez, in Whitehorse the capital of the Yukon. Whitehorse has a population of around 25,000 people, about 80% of ... Read more >

Tags: flights, glaciers

Photos: Kaskawulsh Glacier Flight and Road Trip

CANADA | Wed, 20 Oct 2010 | By elis82 | Photo Gallery

An incredible glacier flight over the Kluane National Park in the Yukon, and an awesome road trip with Bron and Alan
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Tags: glaciers

Canada, from the Rockies to the Yukon

CANADA | Tue, 12 Oct 2010 | By elis82 | Views [862]

The last couple of days in the Canadian Rockies was pretty cool. Jasper was really cool, and we'd have loved to have had a couple of extra days to spend there, but we had to get back to Whistler for the Great Turkey Sale, held each Canadian Thanksgiving ... Read more >

Tags: animals, glaciers, trekking

Canada, the first couple of weeks

CANADA | Mon, 4 Oct 2010 | By elis82 | Views [625] | Comments [1]

So we left Fiji feeling pretty damn relaxed. We had caught up on some sleep, gotten some tan and had some Awesome Fun Times, and met some cool people along the ways. Approximately 23 hours of flights and transfers had us landing in Vancouver roughly ... Read more >

Tags: glaciers, mountains, sport

Sea to Sky Highway, Icefields Parkway and the Dave Matthews Band

CANADA | Sun, 7 Sep 2008 | By thefuegoproject | Views [5480] | Comments [12]

We said goodbye to Vancouver in style, cruising the harbor with Tas (Ali's former housemate) and Scarlett in their little yacht. It suddenly turned really hot for a few days, and we sweated our way up  the Sea to Sky highway, from Vancouver to Squamish ... Read more >

Tags: canada, cycling friends, glaciers, hiking, icefields parkway, mountains, usa, wildlife

glaciers, geysirs, gullfoss - the last leg

ICELAND | Wed, 18 Jun 2008 | By mredovan | Views [1802]

I believe I left off in Akureyri, the "cosmopolitan capital of the North." It certainly was the largest town we'd seen since leaving Reykjavik, and we'd wanted to spend some quality time there, but unfortunately our time constraints required ... Read more >

Tags: geysir, glaciers, gulfoss, iceland, lagoon, reykjavik, skaftafell, south, svartifoss

Franz Joseph Glacier Hike

NEW ZEALAND | Thu, 29 May 2008 | By sl0ggs | Views [1871]

With slightly stiff legs I walked up to the reservation office for the glacier walk this morning, in plenty of time for the meeting time. Once we were all there we were introduced to our guide and taken through to a room for fitting out with gear for ... Read more >

Tags: glaciers, mountains, the great outdoors, walking

El Chalten

ARGENTINA | Sun, 9 Mar 2008 | By katrinamckeever | Views [1107]

Eager to claw back some cash after the finance draining excess of the Merino glacier, we took our wee tent up the road to El Chalten, a lovely little town at the base of Fitzroy mountain where the camping is free. The downside is there is no shower ... Read more >

Tags: argentina, camping, el chalten, glacier grande, glaciers, lakes, merino glacier, mountains, trek, trekking


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