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Snap Lake Sunrise


After a long slow journey across the ice, seeing the Snap Lake Mine across the lake is a welcome sight. The frigid air is so clear and free from pollutants, you can see across miles of territory. 28 more words


Tuktoyaktuk – North West Territories

I was on my way to Tuktoyaktuk, an island in the Arctic Ocean. In the winter, a highway joins the outpost to the mainland; an ice road, but in summer, the road’s ocean. 88 more words


Northern Skies

A photo essay for Dave Brosha’s workshop group on Facebook

You are always aware of the cold in the north. You can never take it for granted. 226 more words


Ice and the beauty of the North

For some reason everything turns out so wonderfully!

I was nervous and excited to be heading up the ice road on the MacKenzie river delta and the Arctic Ocean. 1,662 more words


Back on the ice

After seven days of constant snowing, resulting in a new record, 113 cm, the sun showed her face again. I finally got to take a little ride on the ice before work. 85 more words

Fat Bike

30 seconds to nowhere

Everything went according to plan. Slam69 delivered the new cranks from Raceface and i fitted them on my lunch break today. After fitting the cranks and having a quick snack i had about 15 minutes for a test ride. 126 more words

Life In Swedish Lapland

Kenora couple saves family after truck falls through ice

KENORA, Ont. — John and Dorothy Monteith say were just at the right place at the right time when they saved a family whose truck got wedged in a pressure crack on an ice road in northern Ontario Thursday. 122 more words