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Kenai , Alaska

SEWARD, AUGUST 1997 – The kenai penninsula is known for its marine wildlife and glaciers that end up into the ocean.  The best way to experience all of this is by taking a boat trip… But as always with wildlife … Continue reading

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Root Glacier, Alaska

KENNICOTT, JULY 1997 – On a cloudy morning, I went to the old powerhouse in Mc. Carthy.  This site is now used as the home base of the St.-Elias-Wrangell mountain guides.  There I adapted a pair of crampons to my … Continue reading

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Pico Moreno

Patagonia, Argentina – visited november 2005. The peak is maybe lesser known, but the glacier in front of it is the main attraction of Patagonia : Perito Moreno glacier. It is really spectacular to walk on the wooden platforms that … Continue reading

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