KAKTOVIK, AK - After packing up camp, spending the day at the Waldo Arms Hotel having breakfast, lunch and a shower we drive back out to the airstrip to load the Wright Air Service Cessna 208 Grand Carivan for our flight back to Fairbanks.
KONGAKUT RIVER, AK - Camp III: Drain Creek; Nathaniel throws his arms up at all the packing that needs to be done before we can get on the river.
KONGAKUT RIVER HEADWATERS, AK - Helio pilot Ken puts the seat back into the plane. The seat has to come out to access the cargo space avaliable in the Helio Courier.
FAIRBANKS, AK - Nathaniel was up all night packing so we packed him in the back of Paul's truck for the ride to the Fairbanks airport to catch a flight to Arctic Village: Stage one of getting to the Kongakut.
SOUTH POLE STATION, ANTARCTICA: You've got to have the right tool for the job. Actually, this is the box our shovels and picks came in, but we thought it'd be more fun to re-lable the box.
SOUTH POLE STATION, ANTARCTICA: Electricians Dainella and Steve rummage around the outdoor storage area for more parts.