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314 viewsDogs guard the houses in Qaanaaq
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295 viewsThe ice-covered Inglefield Fjord lies in the background behind the town of Qaanaaq.
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289 viewsThe flag of Pilersuisoq marks the general store in Qaanaaq.
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270 viewsJoelie performs string art.
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259 viewsFrank performs some string art.
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272 viewsIlkoo tries to teach me some string art.
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263 viewsGreenlandic halibut freeze-drying on a rack.
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304 viewsThree stone inukshuks on the hillside behind Qaanaaq are often used as trail markers or to herd caribou for hunting purposes.
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280 viewsA stone inukshuk on the hillside above Qaanaaq is still in the shade as the first light of dawn catches the icebergs in the frozen fjord.
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356 viewsGetting ready for a long journey by dogsled, Shari Gearheard and Yvon Csonka don polar bear pants.
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273 viewsShari (right) and Lene (left) watch the dogs and sleds getting ready.
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267 viewsThe group packs up a dogsled for the journey north.
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