Ultimate Arctic Crossing - part 3

Tuesday April 16 - DAY 51 / For the first time, they have been able use their traction sails for three long hours. But, as this adventure definitely has some kind of curse on it, they again had to cross two leads, spend one and a half hours untangling the lines of one of the power kites and negotiate a strong drift that was taking them eastwards. The day's assessment: 7 kilometres towards the North.

Contact us

Please feel free to drop us a mail with your comments and suggestions.


Focus on

Expedition website

The Coldest Journey (Sir Ranulph Fiennes & Team)

Antarctic 2012-2013 - ongoing

25.10.2012

Sir Ranulph Fiennes is back in the Antarctic for a world first. He will lead a team of explorers to conquer…



Support the IPF

Support us

All donations to the IPF are tax deductible.

Donations can be made by various means, depending if they are made by a company or by individuals.

Support Us


Polar Explorers

3 Random Polar Explorers from our directory. More inside!

Browse all explorers


Keep in Touch

RSS Feeds

Subscribe to our RSS feeds to be warned in real time when the website is updated.