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smooth, mineraled grooves gouged by the retreating glacier  
   

smooth, mineraled grooves gouged by the retreating glacier

Glacier Trekking on Whipped Cream Peaks

March 21st 2011
Glacier Hound Glaciers--can I ever get enough of them? I'd fallen in love with these rivers of ice in the Alps and in Alaska and through climbing films, and I longed to walk on one and peer down into a lapis-blue crevasse. Finally, in my beloved El Chalten, I got to sail across a turquoise lake, strap on crampons and walk on the whipped cream peaks of Argentina's largest glacier, Viedma. A ... read more
South America » Argentina » Santa Cruz » El Chaltén

Argentine Flag Following independence from Spain in 1816, Argentina experienced periods of internal political conflict between conservatives and liberals and between civilian and military factions. After World War II, a long period of Peronist authoritarian rule an... ... read more
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3rd January 2012

Natural Mosaic
Great shot. Looks like colored lava flows and reminds me of the animal mosaics found on some rocks in Santa Barbara :)
30th August 2012

SB Rocks
Hey Nadav, I just got an email from Paula & Paul, who said they'd left a message on this site. I'm so tech clueless. Looking for their message, I just found this ancient one from you. Thanks so much for reading and responding, and yes, these are almost as good as our SB ones. But then everything's better with a buddy in SB, eh?

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