Pole to Pole 1992 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 1, Episode 8 The Bitter End

Because of overcrowded conditions on the cargo vessel slated to carry them to Antarctica, Palin and company take a 6000-mile detour from Cape Town to Punta Arenas, Chile, where a 40-year-old plane awaits to carry them to the Pole. Included: a discussion with an adventurer who plans to ride a motorcycle across Antarctica; an in-depth look at sub-zero survival techniques.