Tag Archives: McClintock’s cairn

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Fort Ross 71°58’N   94°21’W -4°C / 25°F No snow 15 knot winds Wake up call at 06:45, so we could be ready and geared up at 08:00 hours to go ashore at Fort Ross. However, the scout boat’s attempt to … Continue reading

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Thursday, September 11, 2014

Latitude: 71˚50′ N      Longitude: 95˚57′ W Wind: 31 knots           Speed: 6.1 knots Temperature: 2˚C (35˚F) Our 05:15 wakeup call announces we should roll over and go back to sleep. The wind is 30 knots and too strong for our 06:00 … Continue reading

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Sunday, September 14, 2014

Latitude: 73˚21′ N      Longitude: 84˚57′ W Wind: 35 knots           Speed: 13 Knots Temperature: 0.5˚C (32.9˚F) We woke to a rough sea in Lancaster Sound. As soon as the ship gets a bit rolly, vomit bags magically appear stuck in the … Continue reading

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