Polar Pathways: Robert E. Peary's Arctic Expeditions

The 1898-1902: Various Voyages


Click on a location, date or description to learn more about Peary's journey.
Look at the map to see where the place is located.

These locations are color-coded depending on the year and route of the expedition.
The map belows shows the trips from New York to Cape Durville and from Cape D'Urville to Fort Conger.


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About the 1898-1902 Expedition

New York: A Disturbing Factor

Sydney: A Nip in the Ice

Etah: Walrus Hunting

Cape D'Urville: Mind on the Future

Cape D'Urville: As if on Sand

Cape Defosse: Burrowing in the Snow

Fort Conger: The Demise of Peary's Toes

Fort Conger: Starting North

Cape Richardson: A Speedily Built Igloo

Crozier Island: Worst Bit of Ice-Foot

Cape Hecla: Belly Deep in Snow

84 North: The Game Is Off


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