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Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition


The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914–17), also known as the ... series of supply depots across the Ross Ice Shelf to the foot of the Beardmore Glacier. ... 3.1.1 Voyage through the ic...

Antarctic Ice Marathon


... this ultramarathon challenge is reserved for only the toughest of endurance ... Punta Arenas, Chile, to the Union Glacier camp in the interior of the Antarctic.

Elephant Island | Endurance Obituaries


Instead, Shackleton decided to make camp on the flow and wait until they had drifted to the ... an attempt at excavating an ice cave in the nearby glacier was made. .... 'Antarctic' a book of peculiar interest under our present circumstances and ...

Antarctica travel guide - Wikitravel


Open source travel guide to Antarctica, featuring up-to-date information on ... Endurance : Shackle ton's Incredible Voyage, by Alfred Lansing; Endurance, ... to Frei Station on King George Island and the ANI Union Glacier Camp, respectively .

Vinson | Climb Vinson Massif with RMI Expeditions


Scale the "top of the bottom of the world" - the highest mountain in Antarctica and ... Branscomb Glacier and climb the headwall on Vinson, setting up two camps ...

Exploration: Antarctic | National Snow and Ice Data Center


They encountered more sea ice than expected, and the Endurance became ... After a couple of attempts to cross the ice, the crew built a small camp on the ice ...

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 ...

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 ...

Antarctic Expeditions Yesterday and Today: 100 Years of Exploration


Jul 31, 2014 ... Few people on the planet can say they've camped out in Antarctica. ... image of a New Fortuna glacier in his travels aboard the Endurance.

ENDURANCE Antarctica Mission begins - Stone Aerospace


Nov 26, 2008 ... The ENDURANCE Team successfully completes its first field season at Lake Bonney in the Dry Valleys of Antarctica, November/December 2008. ... first flight to run some errands at the Lake Bonney camp before the rest of us arrived. ... named for the dark orange streaks in the iron stained glacier nearby.

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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 - WGBH


Black and white archive image of Endurance in ice alignment spacer ... Sir Ernest Shackleton, leader of the British Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, ... Their only course was to camp on the ice and hope the floe beneath them drifted closer to land. ... was on the opposite coast, across treacherous glaciers and mountains.

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 ...

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 ...

Endurance - Cool Antarctica


Shackleton, British Trans-Antarctica Expedition 1914-17, Endurance. ... his bag right over the crack when the ice flow the men had been camping on split in two. ... The glacier was discovered in the course of the U.S. Navy LC-130 plane flight ...