The depot party arrived back at Hut Point. "They had thick weather on the outward march," recorded Scott, "and missed the track, finally doing 30 miles between Safety Camp and Corner Camp. They had a hard blow up to force 8 on the night of our gale [two days earlier]". 
 R.F. Scott, diary, 24 March, 1911, quoted in Scott's Last Expedition, v.1.