Posts in Travel in Antarctica

What happens when you overdress in the Antarctic.

Hours traveled: 9.5 Miles traveled: 14 Total miles traveled: 194.8 Elevation: 4090 feet Translation from voicemail: Hi, its Chris and Marty, Day 17 and thought we’d just walk you through what happened today. Give…Read more

It’s nice to be out of the wind and eating warm food.

Day 16Hours traveled: 9 Miles traveled: 12.5 Total miles traveled: 180.8 Elevation: 3725 feet Temperature:  – 10 F with wind chill. Translation from voicemail: Team 3belowzero, day 16. Well, I have to admit today I…Read more

How to take a bath in Antarctica

Hours traveled: 9.5 Miles traveled: 13.4 Total miles traveled: 168.3 Elevation: 3560 feet Translation from voicemail: Hello, it’s Chris and Marty calling in on day 15 and today I wanted to tell you a…Read more

The 84 degree mark!

Hours traveled: 9.5 Miles traveled: 13.5 Total miles traveled: 154.9 Elevation: 3535 feet Temperature: 10F We had our best day yet and we crossed south of the 84 degree mark! We will stay on the…Read more

Something to see out the back door.

Hours traveled: 9 Miles traveled: 12.6 Total miles traveled: 141.4 Elevation: 3400 feet Translation from voicemail: Hi Chris and Marty here checking in on day 13 from Antarctica, and tonight we’re camped where we…Read more

Good day, low light.

Hours traveled: 9 Miles traveled; 12.5 Total miles traveled: 128.8 Elevation; 3350 ft. Translation from voicemail: Hi, day12, Team 3belowzero checking in. And we had a good day today. We were out nine hours…Read more

What Chris likes about Antarctica.

Hours traveled: 9.25 Miles traveled: 13 Total miles traveled: 116.3 Translation from voicemail: Hello, it’s Team 3belowzero, day 11 and we are feeling much more revived than yesterday. We got a little extra sleep,…Read more

Good weather, rough terrain.

Hours traveled: 9 Miles traveled: 12.4 Total miles traveled: 103.3 Temperature: 5F Elevation: 2755′ Translation from voicemail: Hi, it’s Team 3belowzero, day ten. And today we had some good weather again which was great…Read more

Chris and Marty meet their first Sastrugi

Hours Traveled: 9 Miles Traveled: 13.1 Total miles traveled: 90.9 Elevation: 2400 feet Translation from voicemail: Hi, this is team 3belowzero, day nine. Well, what a difference a day can make, yesterday was crazy…Read more

Wind, wind, go away!

Hours traveled: 8 Miles traveled: 10 Total distance covered: 77.8 miles Elevation; 2030 feet Temperature; 0 – 5F Translation from voicemail: Hi, this is Team 3belowzero calling in on day eight. So I’ve got…Read more