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Imperial Beach Patch

Thank you to Khari Johnson for sharing my journey in the Imperial Beach Patch. http://imperialbeach.patch.com/articles/aaron-linsdau-antarctica-south-pole#youtube_video-11952714 ...

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Reporting in on day 6. Camp position South 80 degrees 12 decimal 687 minutes position West 080 degrees 41 decimal 715 minutes. Distance traveled 3 nautical miles, time, 8 hours. Today was rather crushing, the ...

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Hello from Antarctica. Day 5 of travel. Camp position, South 80 degrees 09 decimal 704 minutes position West 080 degrees 34 decimal 451 minutes. Distance traveled 3 nautical miles, time 5 hours. Elevation ...

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This is a dispatch from Antarctica. Day 4 of travel, camp position, South 80 degrees 07 decimal 268 minutes, position West 080 degrees 27 decimal 155 minutes. Distance traveled today 3.5 nautical miles time ...

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Hello from Antarctica... Another very difficult day of travel, the surface was hard, so skiing was not possible causing me to walk. All the experts said I don\'t need yaktrax or crampons or anything well I ...

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Hello from Antarctica... This is Aaron, day two, camp position, South 80 degrees 01 decimal 055 minutes position west 080 degrees 11 decimal 396 minutes. I crossed the very first crevasse field, did ok in it, ...

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First day of travel, day two of camping. Camp position South 79 degrees 59 decimal 271 minutes position West 079 degrees 55 decimal 741 minutes. Distance from previous camp 1.3 nautical miles, time of travel ...

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Hello from antarctica! I am on the Ronne Ice Shelf. Camp position South 79 degrees 58 decimal 732 minutes position West 079 degrees 48 decimal 656 minutes. It is windy as heck about 35 knot winds. The winds ...

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Hello from Antarctica ... I am currently at ALE\'s base camp positions south 79 degrees 45 point decimal 602 minutes position west 082 degrees 50 decimal 867 minutes. All is going well and just resting a bit, ...

Map of expedition start

Here’s a link to the map I’ll be starting with: Patriot Hills Map From Hercules Inlet, I’ll head for the Wilson Nunatak to avoid the huge crevasse field to the east of it. In 2003, a female ...

Day 1

There will be no flight this morning. The next update I will receive will be at 6 PM this evening. There is a chance that I could fly this evening, however it’s more likely tomorrow morning if all is ...

Duffles of butter

I had to purchase a few spare duffle bags to transport my perishables onto the aircraft. One of those perishables is butter. Two duffle bags full of butter. As butter will be a full 1/3 of my diet, 2000 ...