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Cruising on Europe's longest inland ice road

The longest inland ice road in the whole of Europe goes through lake Pielinen in Eastern Finland. Starting from the village of Vuonislahti in Lieksa… 453 more words

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Thin ice road poses danger for Wollaston Lake, Sask. residents

Residents of Wollaston Lake, Sask. are traversing the only ice road into their community at their own risk. The company that builds the road, Hatchet Lake Development Limited Partnership, says the minimum thickness is only nine inches, which is too thin to hold the weight of large transport trucks and other equipment. 252 more words

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Have you heard about the ice roads?/ Ja siis sadas lund...

It was only a while ago when I was missing the snow.

Well, now it has snowed and it’s still snowing.

It’s funny to think that snow is actually water in a different form. 108 more words

Nature

Greenland – a gigantic ice sheet with a fringe of green

Our visit to Greenland was similar to Bolivia and the Falkland Islands in that it wasn’t our main reason for taking the trip (in this case to the Canadian High Arctic… 1,558 more words

Travel

Bethel, AK.

I have been slacking at posting in these last few Alaskan weeks as this part of my trip comes to a close. I am attempting to string some words together summarizing my time here, but I don’t think I’ll be able to fully until I’m onto the next place – Ecuador. 132 more words

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

Photography

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

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