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211 viewsThe dogsled teams stop for a break.
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314 viewsA dog team hugs the coast to avoid the wide expanse of water and thin ice.
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537 viewsIcebergs appear in a mirage.
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386 viewsToku tests the ice.
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206 viewsA man breaks off a chunk of frozen halibut.
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315 viewsAndy Mahoney poses on sea ice with open water behind him.
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337 viewsThe sun gets lower on the journey back to Qaanaaq.
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214 viewsJoelie and Igah drive their sled dog team, on loan from Jens, the mayor of Qaanaaq.
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185 viewsThe team takes a last break before home.
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210 viewsThe whole team (except the dogs) poses for a group photo.
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191 viewsThe shadows get longer as they near Qaanaaq.
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201 viewsIt gets dark slowly at 77N.
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