Tag: Mount Vinson

Vinson Team Ice Goats Wraps up Successful Expedition


Vinson Team Ice Goats Reach the Top of Antarctica!


Vinson Team Ice Goats Rest Day before Summit Bid!


Vinson Team Ice Goats Climb to High Camp


Vinson Team Ice Goats Dial in Skills


Vinson Team Ice Goats Moving up the Mountain!


Vinson Team Ice Goats – Birthday Shout from Basecamp


Vinson Team 2 (Now Team Ice Goats) at Basecamp!


Vinson Team Fin del Mundo Singing Off


Vinson Team 2 Flies to the Ice!

Our second Mount Vinson expedition of the 2018-19 season has been preparing in Punta Arenas, Chile for several days. Today they boarded their flight to Antarctica, where they will land at Union Glacier Camp. If the weather permits, they’ll transfer to a ski aircraft and fly another hour to Vinson Base Camp. Stay tuned!


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