Antarctic Peninsula - Ship Based Ski Touring

 © Mark Sedon
Antarctic Peninsula Skiing
© Mark Sedon
10 July 2014
  • The 'Last Frontier'
  • True adventure, vast wilderness and abundant wildlife
  • Enjoy the comforts of ship based travel


Antarctica is seen by many as the ‘Last Frontier’ for mountaineering and skiing due to its remote location and difficulty of access. An expedition with us to the Antarctic Peninsula is an exotic, life changing experience very few people have the opportunity to experience.

We cross the Drake Passage by ship and then camp on Wiencke Island, exploring  and touring around on skis or snowboard and making exquisite turns high above the ocean, whales and penguins.

Normally an expedition to Antarctica can be extremely costly and difficult to arrange. By joining one of our expeditions you will get to experience the abundant wonders of the Antarctic Peninsula by spending the maximum amount of time actually on the ice while enjoying the comforts of ship based travel.

Why AC?

Adventure Consultants is renowned for the quality of its service and strategy applied to expedition climbing. Our reputation is attributed to meticulous planning and experienced logistics coordination. We have a philosophy of investing in every expedition to offer our climbers the best possible chance of a safe and enjoyable trip.

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“I would certainly recommend AC… competent, experienced staff, terrific personalities aware of dangers and helpful to all. The best organisation I have dealt with...you get what you pay for.”

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