arctic desert

arctic desert

[¦ärd·ik ′dez·ərt]
(geography)
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VENTURING ACROSS ARCTIC DESERT A NIGHT spent cocooned in the log cabin loveliness of Longyearbyen's Basecamp Hotel was essential preparation for my 72-hour, 300km snowmobile safari and, as snow crystals form on the tips of my eyelashes, I fondly recall the toe-tingling Snowmobile guide warmth of log fires like an all-too-distant memory.
Snowmobile guide Led by Norwegian guide Marthe, an elfin creature who's hardier than she looks, our caravan of thundering snow camels sets off across Arctic desert, spewing clouds of diamond dust in our wake.
VENTURING ACROSS ARCTIC DESERT A night spent cocooned in Heated with a warm air circulation system, the canvas tents at North Pole Camp provide a surprisingly alluring retreat.
VENTURING ACROSS ARCTIC DESERT A NIGHT spent cocooned in the log cabin loveliness of Longyearbyen's Basecamp Hotel was essential preparation for my 72-hour, 300km snowmobile safari, and as snow crystals form on the tips of my eyelashes, I fondly recall the toe-tingling warmth of log fires like an all-too-distant memory.
VENTURING ACROSS ARCTIC DESERT A NIGHT spent cocooned in the log cabin loveliness of Longyearbyen's Basecamp Hotel was essential preparation for my 72-hour, 300km crystals form on the tips of my eyelashes, I fondly recall the toe-tingling warmth of log fires like an all-too-distant memory.
The endless ice and arctic tundra of this vast country make up the backdrop of this unusual race, in which runners pass glacier tongues, moraine landscapes and the soundless, arctic desert.
A second training outpost will be located at a more remote environment like the Arctic desert which will ensure that all aboard will be able to withstand a full scope of climates.
Alaska's North Slope fits this definition and is therefore an Arctic desert.
A European volcanic island in the North Atlantic, Iceland is largely an arctic desert with mountains, glaciers and volcanoes and agricultural areas in the lowlands close to the coastline.
Two meteorologists stationed in the Arctic desert discover that the weather isn't the only thing that can be petrifying in Russian helmer Alexei Popogrebsky's majestic drama "How I Ended This Summer.
William Haggas was one of the missing, which meant he was not here to see Priti Fabulous collect under Jamie Spencer in the 1m handicap sponsored by Gay Kelleway in memory of former hack Arctic Desert, who lost his life at Kempton earlier in the year.
The son of Efisio led over two furlongs out and swept to an emphatic two-and-a-half-length win over Arctic Desert.