antarctica2009

In Retrospect, I Guess We Might Have Resorted to Cannibalism a Bit Early

by Robert Frohlich “Every man has his White South.” – Ernest Shackleton [Cape Horn, Drake Passage  60 degrees S/60 degrees W] The Antarctic Peninsula is home to the continent’s greatest wildlife diversity within some of the most spectacular scenery on the planet. However, one...
November 26th, 2009 | antarctica2009, Featured, fro2009, Home Page | Read More

Stairways to Heaven

by Robert Frohlich [Aitcho Islands, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica 62.22′ degrees S/59.47′ degrees west]: On a perfect day the cold atmosphere is clearer than glass and the distant vistas lie within a lively imagination’s immediate grasp. From the bridge looking north to northwest...
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Antarctica Photoset 3

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Antarctica Photoset 2

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Antarctica Photoset 1

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November 26th, 2009 | antarctica2009, Featured, Home Page | Read More

Ice Axe Guides Summit Chuckwagon Peaks

by Robert Frohlich It hit me about the 14th bite of my spinach and cheese strudel. During the Ice Axe Antarctica 09 Expedition, many wondered why its international guides, made up of 18 of the planet’s most notable skiers, snowboarders and mountaineers, appeared so sluggish on the mountain. Why...
November 26th, 2009 | antarctica2009, Expeditions, Featured, fro2009, Home Page | Read More

Learning to Live in Paradise

by Robert Frohlich “Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in where Nature may heal and cheer and give strength to body and soul alike.” – John Muir [Escura Inlet, Admiralty Bay, King George Island ­ 62. Degrees 09 South/58degrees 32.6 West] I ascend...
November 26th, 2009 | antarctica2009, Expeditions, Featured, fro2009, Home Page | Read More

Drake Passage Photoset

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November 25th, 2009 | antarctica2009, Expeditions, Featured, Home Page | Read More

Ushuaia Photoset 3

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November 25th, 2009 | antarctica2009, Expeditions, Featured, Home Page | Read More

Ushuaia Photoset 2

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November 24th, 2009 | antarctica2009, Expeditions, Featured, Home Page | Read More