Here is the 5th episode of our Arctic Voyage video series!
This episode brings us to the very top of America at Point Barrow, Alaska in the Arctic Ocean in August 2015. We sail through high winds and seas, reach Barrow in similar conditions, and then explore the area when the weather finally moderates. We visit a climate scientist on his lonely islet, accompany Barrow’s last sled dog team on their summer exercises, and sail among brash ice at the edge of the polar ice cap.
It’s been a couple of months since the last video posting, so here are the previous episodes:
Episode 1: Dutch Harbor, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, June 2015:
Episode 2: Bering Sea – Pribilof Islands:
Episode 3: Bering Sea – Nome, Alaska:
Episode 4: Bering Strait and Arctic Circle to Point Hope, Alaska: \
Hope you enjoy!