Summer is here! Just check the midsummer greetings ExplorersWeb got yesterday from the folks at the South Pole Station. That's right - deepest winter has hit the guys who chose to linger after the last Herc left the ice! (Click to enlarge).
Closeup of the bad gang, led by ferocious Viking far right in image (click to enlarge).
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Summer is here - just check the midsummer greetings ExplorersWeb got yesterday from the folks at the South Pole Station! The season brings high action to Pakistans peaks, where remarkable climbs are taking place. No old tracks for the world's greatest climbers - several teams are ascending K2 through new routes and more top climbs are underway! Dark ages are instead hitting Everest, still getting way too many headlines due to remarkable claims and a BC road to be paved by the Chinese. A Russian team may be about to bag the...