Tag Archives: Pond Inlet

Sunday, August 12

Pond Inlet (Mittimatalik) 72˚41′ N, 77˚ W 4˚C, overcast 07:00 wake up  call. We dropped anchor in Pond Inlet, excited to visit our first Canadian Arctic community. Actually, it is the only community we will visit on this side of … Continue reading

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Monday, September 15, 2014

Latitude, 73˚15′ N      Longitude: 80˚50′ W Speed: 11 knots          Wind: 0.6 knots Temp. 0˚C (32˚F) Time change: one hour ahead We entered Lancaster Sound and once again met choppy, rolling seas.  Lying in bed it felt like I was being … Continue reading

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The Upcoming Voyage

From September 8 to September 22, I will be travelling through the Northwest Passage as historian on an Adventure Canada Arctic cruise aboard this ship — — the Akademik Sergey Vavilov.       Ice permitting, we’ll weigh anchor in Cambridge … Continue reading

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