High Mountain Guides / Reports / Antarctica


  • Mount Vinson, the highest peak in Antarctica 2008/09
  • Winter Ascent of Mount Bouvier, Adelaide Island, September 2004
  • Ski South Pole - The Last Degree, Jan 2010

Mount Vinson - Antarctica 2009

Mount Vinson (4892m, S 78° W 85°), Ellsworth Mountains 2008/09

An anticipated White Christmas on ice turned into a sunny bbq in Southern Patagonia as strong Katabatic winds in the Antarctic delayed our inbo... more>

Mount Bouvier, Antarctica

Sledge November, September 2004. Rob Jarvis and Graeme Nott.

An ascent of Mount Bouvier in fine snow conditions and superb cold clear weather.


Ski South Pole Last Degree

An account of a 5 man, 'Last Degree' sledging trip to the South Pole in January 2010....


South Pole / Antarctica Trip

The Antarctic travel diaries of Thomas Dougherty Jr. and an account of his trip to Antarctica and sledging journey to the South Pole