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Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition


The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914–17), also known as the Endurance Expedition, ... A supporting group, the Ross Sea party, would meanwhile establish camp in McMurdo Sound ..... On ...

Union Glacier Camp | Adventure Network International


Our main Antarctic camp is located in the southern Ellsworth Mountains, on the broad ... and are based on a design used by Shackleton's Endurance expedition.

Sir Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic adventure - About WGBH


For six weeks, the Endurance, which Shackleton had renamed after his family motto, ... Their only course was to camp on the ice and hope the floe beneath them drifted ... was on the opposite coast, across treacherous glaciers and mountains.

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Conditions here are fairly civilized compared with camping on top of the ice sheet ..... Monday 7th December – Endurance 100 Blog – Union Glacier, Antarctica

Antarctic Megadunes | Antarctic Megadunes: Life on the Ice ...


Weather conditions at TAM camp and McMurdo made it difficult to ship the ... megadunes team consisted of double-walled Endurance tents with insulated floors.

NOVA Online | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance | Timeline 1914 ...


The Endurance enters the pack ice on the way to Antarctica. ... After futile, three- day attempt to march over the ice, Shackleton has crew erect Ocean Camp ... Shackleton, Worsley, and Crean set off to cross South Georgia's glacier-clad peaks ...

Driving Expedition in Antarctica in 6x6 | Trovel - The High End Club


Driving Expedition in Antarctica in a Toyota Hilux 6X6, Union Glacier Camp, ... land crossing of the Antarctic continent, this epic feat of endurance was described  ...

Antarctic Explorers: Ernest Shackleton - South-Pole.com


Shackleton felt that the first crossing of the Antarctic Continent, from sea to sea via ... the arrival of the Trans-continental party at the top of the Beardmore Glacier . ... The ENDURANCE would be used to transport the Trans-continental party to ..... On December 29, with the ice too cracked to carry them, they set up camp on a ...

Sollas Camp | Antarctic Dry Valleys 2015 - UMass Lowell Blogs


Nov 16, 2015 ... Tents visibile in the middle distance, with Sollas Glacier to the left. 20151116_134450 copy. Jay doing some cooking in the Endurance tent.

Dump Camp, the morning after the disaster to the ship. - Pinterest


Dump camp, Endurance foundering in background .... The Endurance sinking into the Weddell Sea, Antarctica, 1915 ..... One of the Glaciers we Crossed More ...

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Shackleton - Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance ... - Cool Antarctica


Ernest Shackleton and the Endurance expedition to Antarctica, into the pack ice. ... Ocean Camp, supplies are collected from the failing ship and laid on the ice. .... evening meal while the snow drifted down from the surface of the glacier and ...

Endurance 100 Expedition - Shackled to the Ice


O 25th November 2015, The Endurance South Pole 100 Expedition, led by David ... the chances of completing the first Trans Antarctic expedition were crushed too. ... Based at Union Glacier Camp, become familiar with surroundings and the ...

Shackleton's Legacy: Antarctic Exploration a Century After Endurance


May 28, 2014 ... The Endurance was eventually crushed by the Antarctic's melting ice pack, and the crew was forced to set up camp on ice floes. ... only to be faced with a 20 mile march across impassable mountains and glaciers to reach the ...