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On Route To The North Pole & Resolute Bay
Preparing For Polar Challenge 2010
5 Day Trek To the Start
The Start Line At Truro Island (By: James Beer Peninsula)
Dundee Bight & Onto Checkpoint 1
Checkpoint 1 (By: Helena Island)
Onto Checkpoint 2 - King Christian Island (Via: The Mclean Strait)
Onto The Magnetic North Pole (Via: Thor Island & Noice Peninsula)
The Magnetic North Pole & Finish Line!
5 Day Trek To The Start Line
(From Resolute Bay to Truro Island – By James Beer Peninsula)
Leaving Resolute Bay to begin our 5 day trek to the start line
Day 1 - 6.30pm and setting up camp for the evening
Day 2 - 5.30am the first night was extremely cold & windy!
Packing the gear up and getting ready to leave camp
Beautiful scenery on route and a lovely clear day so far!
Came across are first seal hole on route.
It’s a beautiful clear day but extremely biting cold
Group photo of the Polar Challenge 2010 Teams on route!
Day 3 – Setting up camp after a very long day pulling our pulks
Day 4 – Kev getting ready for shot gun training
The final shot gun training before we arrive at the start line
Day 4 camp, Kev filling the fuel canister up outside before cooking
Jo & Claire getting the tent ready inside for the evening
Kev with a quick look inside before coming in!! :)
All our bags inside the tent we will need for the evening
Our lovely little stove we will depend on for all our cooking!