At the peak of the hill is what's called "Memorial Cross" dedicated to Robert Falcon Scott and polar party that perished in 1912. Inscribed on the cross bears the quote from Ulysses: "To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield"
|Memorial Cross atop Observation Hill|
|On top "Ob" Hill|
|Our local scavenger the Skua hanging out with on top the hill. They're |
about the size of a chicken and will eat anything not tied down.
|Looking back towards Mcmurdo. I met up with a Kiwi who was out for a hike as well.|