Dog sled tour in Thule over Inglefield Bredning

24 April 2007

This is the last expedition day on dogsledges, thence, the final destination is back to Qaanaaq driving over the mouth of Inglefield Bredning, along strange and fascinating rock formations.

Today, we head back to Qaanaaq. We leave the refuge, as usual under a beautiful sunny day.

 

Inglefield Bredning Inglefield Bredning, Greenland
Dog sledge expedition in Greenland
Greenland is a paradise for geologists Greenland is a paradise for geologists
We drive our dogsledges onto frozen Inglefield Bredning, along these beautiful and strange mountains' sides. As there isn't vegetation, northen Greenland is a true paradise of geologists, because the rocks are naked by the elements.

 

Glacier
A small glacier ending into the bay.

 

Bizzarre rocks, Greenland Bizzarre rocks, Greenland
Strange rock formations along the sides of the mountains.

 

Snow dogs Snow dogs
Snow dog Snow dog
Snow dog Some picture dedicated to these beautiful and strong dogs, which have made this trip possible.Click HERE to see a movie showing a departure after a brief rest.

 

Inglefield Bredning bay, Thule region, Greenland Inglefield Bredning bay, Thule region, Greenland
Inglefield Bredning bay, Thule region, Greenland.


 

Qaanaaq Qaanaaq
We finally reach Qaanaaq, where we say goodbye to the dogs and our Inuit guides. A well deserved hot shower awaits us at the Qaanaaq hotel.

 

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