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Wednesday, August 15

Isabella Bay 69˚41′ N, 67˚30′ W 3˚C – partly cloudy 5 knot wind, calm seaWe awake at anchor in Isabella Bay, which is part of Ninginganiq National Wildlife Area, about 120 kilometres south of the community of Clyde River on Baffin’s … Continue reading

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Sisimuit  66˚56′ N, 53˚ 41′ W 6˚C, overcast – rainy wind – 5 knots Woke at anchor in the port of Sismiut – 75 km above the Arctic circle. We were supposed to have docked, but then a larger ship … Continue reading

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Monday, September 26

Kangerlussuaq – Sondrestrom Fjord 66°57’N  50°57’W -3°C 2 knot winds We anchored at the head of Sondrestrom Fjord. Bags are packed and left outside our cabin doors to be picked up and delivered to the dock where we’ll catch the … Continue reading

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Monday, September 19, 2016

Lancaster Sound 73°58’N   83°06’W -2°C / 28°F 13knot winds from the east Overcast with a likelihood of snow We got our wake up call as we were entering Lancaster Sound.  Stefan started our day with words of wisdom, “Every day … Continue reading

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Saturday, September 17, 2016

Erebus and Terror Bay 74°42’N  91°45’W -2°C / 28° F Winds west 10-15 knots Overcast skies This exceptional day started when we woke to find we were anchored in Erebus and Terror Bay. Few people can claim to have eaten … Continue reading

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Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Latitude: 68˚25′ N      Longitude: 101˚96′ W Speed: 8 knots             Wind: 19 knots Temperature: -1˚C (30˚F) The alarm on my iPod pings at 06:00 hours. Through the porthole, the sky is a lovely bluish-grey. It’s … Continue reading

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Friday, September 12, 2014

Latitude: 73˚27′ N      Longitude: 90˚90′ W Wind: 20 knots           Speed: 8.9 knots Temperature: 2.5˚C (36.5˚F) Time change: one hour ahead We are now at Port Leopold on the north-eastern end of Somerset Island, at the confluence of four Arctic … Continue reading

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