The ice cap itself, if such it could be called, was almost equally disappointing.
The ice cap was moving, flowing forward, a thousand-foot wall of ice!
When that occurred, the growth of the snowfield as well as of the ice cap must have been accelerated by glacial movement.
That above the camp resembled the pictures of a Greenland ice cap.
The whole of the vast highland is covered by an ice cap sending forth numerous glaciers in every direction.
The ice cap formed by the accumulated snows of uncounted centuries may well be more than a mile in depth.
You knew that you were looking at one of the greatest accessible ice patches in the world outside of the ice cap of Greenland.
In place of the ice cap suggested in Rule 7, ice in cloths, or in a sponge bag may be substituted.
When the flood had subsided the ice 638 stranded and ever since forms an ice cap on the top of the mountains.
We walked along at first just below the ice cap, which was very pretty with its long icicles gleaming in the sunlight.