Patriot Hills Activities (while
waiting for the IL-76)
Doug Stern demonstrated how to
build an igloo. We helped by cutting many of the blocks from the
Doug is building the
base of the new igloo adjoining the old one.
Blocks of frozen snow
are being cut.
Entrance to the old
and new igloo.
Moving the blocks to
Helpers taking a short
Urs takes movies of
the igloo even as Doug is finishing the structure,
Vernon Tejas gets up
after taking a spill on Doug Stoup's special Snow bike.
Repairing the Dining
tent floor. The center of the floor sinks as the snow is compressed
from the weight and warmth. More snow is added to raise the center,
and level the floor.
Mons. Andreatta says Masses at Patriot Hills