11 May 2011

May 11 Weber Arctic Baffin Island Expedition

[caption id="attachment_42" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="On the edge of Auyuittuq Park is the Arctic Circle."][/caption] Today, ┬áTessum and his friends crossed the arctic circle and exited Auyuittuq National Park. The arctic circle is defined as the area where the sun shines 24-hours per day for at least one day each year. ┬áThe team is now skiing up the fiord towards their final destination, ┬ácommunity of Pangnirtung.   [caption id="attachment_47" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="The view from Summit Lake"][/caption]