Arctic Canada | Greenland | Baffin Island | Ellesmere Island
Portfolio of images from a series of historic voyages on the National Geographic Explorer
in the far north of the Canadian Arctic attempting to transit the famed Northwest Passage.
Escorted by the Canadian Icebreaker Pierre Radisson
, the National Geographic Explorer
successfully transited Bellot Strait before turning around in Franklin Strait after encountering extremely heavy, multi-year pack ice.
The National Geographic Explorer
also successfully navigated Fury and Hecla Strait, also with the aid of the Pierre Radisson. Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic
offers a series of exciting itineraries exploring the Arctic region.