It's simple. Select the most applicable answer to each question, and tally your points total at the end of the quiz.

 Want to go to the South Pole? Read this first! PolarExplorers guide Taylor Sweitzer discusses five things all aspiring Antarctic travelers should know before they go south.

A full North or South Pole expedition is one of the greatest physical challenges on Earth. Success is elusive, especially in the north where many teams are evacuated within the first week. What does it take to succeed?

Wednesday, 11 September 2013 19:43

10 Questions for our Greenland Crossing guides

Crossing Greenland by ski is a classic polar expedition and one of our favorites. We asked PolarExplorer guides Keith Heger and Annie Aggens to share some of their tips and insights about the Greenland Icecap Crossing.

Though we do our best to stay out of danger's way injuries and illnesses can be a part of any expedition. That's why we carry a comprehensive first aid kit, and have guides who are well-trained in back country first aid.  Curious about what ailments affect polar adventurers? Here's a quick look at five of the most common expedition injuries & illnesses, and how you can prevent them.

Monday, 04 November 2013 20:17

Most Common Gear Questions Answered

We get a LOT of questions about kit. And for good reason! Staying warm is job #1 when your at the North or South Poles. Here are seven of our  most common questions answered by PolarExplorers guide Keith Heger. Got more gear questions? Post them in the comments below and we'll get you an answer.

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