Unique journey of the Sochi Olympic torch

From the North Pole to a volcano to outer space, the Olympic torch has been on an incredible road to Sochi. This year's torch relay is the longest in Olympic history, the torch will cover 39,000 miles in only four months. Keep track of the incredible journey here!

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, Olympic torch bearer Evgeniy Komarov rides a bicycle with an Olympic torch at a velodrome during the torch relay in Saransk, Mordoviya republic, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, Olympic torch bearer Alexander Tabachnikov carries an Olympic torch on a hovercraft during the torch relay in Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearer Viktoria Panurina rides on a troika, a traditional Russian sled pulled by three horses, during the Olympic torch relay in Penza, some 600 kilometers (370 miles) southeast of Moscow, Russia, Friday, Jan. 10, 2014. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearers Yuri Sarayev and Alina Mozhachkina pose with Olympic torches during the Olympic torch relay in front of a Plane monument in Penza, some 600 kilometers (370 miles) southeast of Moscow, Russia, Friday, Jan. 10, 2014. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearers Yuri Sarayev and Alina Mozhachkina pose with Olympic torches during the Olympic torch relay in front of a Plane monument in Penza, some 600 kilometers (370 miles) southeast of Moscow, Russia, Friday, Jan. 10, 2014. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, Olympic torch bearers Nataliya Shalaeva, left, and Valeriy Gontar, right, hold Olympic torches during the torch relay in Saransk, Mordoviya republic, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, performers dressed in folk costumes dance during a welcome ceremony of the Olympic torch relay at a railway terminal in Saransk, the provincial capital of Mordovia region, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013 and provided by Olympictorch2014.com, Olympic torch bearer Valentina Volokitina jumps with an Olympic torch during the torch relay in Kazan, Russia. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7 2013 in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 photo and provided by Olympictorch2014.com, Olympic torch bearer Nikolay Kadantsev holds an Olympic torch on an hot air balloon during the torch relay in Kungur, Perm region, Russia. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7 2013 in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo taken on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 and provided by Olympictorch2014.com, an Olympic torch bearers Tamara Tikhonova, left, and Vladimir Nikitin hold Olympic torches during the torch relay in in Izhevsk, Russia. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7 2013 in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearer Alfiya Aliyeva carries an Olympic torch on a vehicle as she reaches Bolgar on the Volga River, Russia, Monday, Dec. 30, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearer Alexander Platonov rides on a bike during the Olympic torch relay in Chelyabinsk, Russia, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearer Evgeny Zemskov rides on a camel during the Olympic torch relay in Chelyabinsk, Russia, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com torch bearer Yury Yugov carries out an Olympic torch from Kurgan's Philharmonic during the Olympic torch relay in Kurgan, about 1,750 km (1 087 miles) east of Moscow, Russia, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearer Alfiya Aliyeva carries an Olympic torch on a vehicle as she reaches Bolgar on the Volga River, Russia, Monday, Dec. 30, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearer Alfiya Aliyeva carries an Olympic torch on a vehicle as she reaches Bolgar on the Volga River, Russia, Monday, Dec. 30, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com torch bearers flanked by children with Olympic flags pose with Olympic flame on an observation area of a high-rise during the Olympic torch in the Ural Mountains city of Yekaterinburg, about 1,500 km (900 miles) east of Moscow, Russia, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com torch bearer 15-year-old figure skater Sofya Letunovskaya skates with an Olympic torch during the Olympic torch relay in Tyumen, western Siberia, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com torch bearer Radomir Proshchenko with an Olympic torch climbs up to a bridge across the Tura River during the Olympic torch relay in Tyumen, western Siberia, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com torch bearer Mikhail Fateyev dogsleds with an Olympic torch on the embankment of the Tura River during the Olympic torch relay in Tyumen, western Siberia, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com torch bearer Luisa Noskova skis with an Olympic torch on the embankment of the Tura River during the Olympic torch relay in Tyumen, western Siberia, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com torch bearer Nikolai Grachev with an Olympic torch rides a snowmobile on the embankment of the Tura River during the Olympic torch relay in Tyumen, western Siberia, Russia, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (40,389 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

Russian popular entertainer Tatyana Lazareva holds the Olympic torch during the Olympic torch relay in Novosibirsk, about 2,800 kilometers (1,750 miles) east of Moscow, Russia, Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space

Russian popular entertainer Tatyana Lazareva holds the Olympic torch during the Olympic torch relay in Novosibirsk, about 2,800 kilometers (1,750 miles) east of Moscow, Russia, Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Ilnar Salakhiev)

Evgeny Shilov jumps in the air with an Olympic torch during the Olympic torch relay in Kemerovo, western Siberia, Russia, Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

Kamil Garichev holds an Olympic torch as he rides in a ski lift in the Sheregesh winter sports resort in Tashtagol, Kemerovo region, western Siberia, Friday, Nov. 29, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Ilnar Salakhiev)

Guardians of the Olympic flame ride snow mobiles with Winter Olympics flags during the Olympic torch relay in the Sheregesh winter sports resort near Tashtagol, Kemerovo region, western Siberia, Friday, Nov. 29, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

Lorisa Oorzhak, centre, holds an Olympic torch as people dressed in folk costumes perform during a welcome ceremony of Olympic torch relay in Aldyn Bulak, in Tuva, southern Siberia, Russia, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

Nikolai Malykh carries his torch during the Olympic torch relay in a tunnel of Sayano-Shushenskaya hydroelectric power plant, in southern Siberi, Russia, Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

Evgeny Nefedov holding an Olympic torch, rides on a snowplough during the Olympic torch relay in the Siberian city of Divnogorsk, Russia, Monday, Nov. 25, 2013. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

yIn this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com Olympic torch bearers, TV anchorwoman Yekaterina Andreyeva, right, and Alexander Vronsky, hold Olympic torches in the world's biggest lake, Baikal, during the Olympic torch relay in Siberia, Russia, Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013. The Olympic torch has plunged into Russia's Lake Baikal in the run-up to the Sochi Winter Games. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

ZIn this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com Olympic torch bearer Mikahil Chuyev using a jet pack carries an Olympic torch from a boat to the shore during the Olympic torch relay on Lake Baikal in Siberia, Russia, Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013. The Olympic torch has plunged into Russia's Lake Baikal in the run-up to the Sochi Winter Games. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com Olympic torch bearer and local lifeguard Nikolai Rybachenko prepares to dive with an Olympic torch with a water-resistant flare atop it, into the world's biggest lake, Baikal, during the Olympic torch relay in Siberia, Russia, Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013. The Olympic torch has plunged into Russia's Lake Baikal in the run-up to the Sochi Winter Games. The 65,000-kilometer (39,000 mile) Sochi torch relay, which started on Oct. 7, is the longest in Olympic history. The torch has traveled to the North Pole on a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker and has even been flown into space. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

ßIn this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearer Alexei Radnayev gallops, accompanied by riders in folk costumes, during a torch relay near Ulan Ude, about 4,400 kilometers (2,700 miles) southeast of Moscow, Russia's eastern Siberia, Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7 2013 in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

ßIn this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, torch bearer Alexei Radnayev gallops, accompanied by riders in folk costumes, during a torch relay near Ulan Ude, about 4,400 kilometers (2,700 miles) southeast of Moscow, Russia's eastern Siberia, Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7 2013 in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com torch bearer Alexander Brylin, with other ice swimmers, swims with Olympic torch during the torch relay in the Amur River in Blagoveshchensk, Russia's Far East, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7 2013 in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com torch bearer Alexander Brylin, fifth left, with other ice swimmers, holds Olympic torch after swimming in the Amur River during the torch relay in Blagoveshchensk, Russia's Far East, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7 2013 in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. Russian state flag at left, white flag at 2nd right is for 2014 Olympics. (AP Photo / Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo taken on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, provided by Olympictorch2014.com, an Olympic torch bearer holds an Olympic torch during the torch relay at Avachinsky Volcano, on the Kamchtka Peninsula, in Russia. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7, 2013, in Moscow will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

Russian astronaut Oleg Kotov holds an Olympic torch as he takes it on a spacewalk as Russian astronaut Sergei Ryazansky prepares the camera outside the International Space Station

Russian astronaut Oleg Kotov holds an Olympic torch as he takes it on a spacewalk as Russian astronaut Sergei Ryazansky prepares the camera outside the International Space Station in this still image taken from video courtesy of NASA TV, November 9, 2013. A pair of Russian cosmonauts took the Olympic torch into open space for the first time in history on Saturday as part of the torch relay of the Sochi 2014 Winter Games. REUTERS/NASA TV/Handout via Reuters (OUTER SPACE - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY SPORT OLYMPICS) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS PICTURE IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS

In this photo taken on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 and made available on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, a group of torch bearers hold an Olympic torch at the North Pole, Arctic Ocean. The nuclear-powered icebreaker 50 Let Pobedy (50 Years of the Victory) is in the background. For the first time in history the Olympic flame was brought to the North Pole, on board the nuclear-powered icebreaker 50 Let Pobedy (50 Years of Victory) as part of the torch relay to the 2014 Sochi Winter Games. (AP Photo/Sergei Dolya)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com a torch bearer, left front, sails with an Olympic torch in a dragon boat accompanied by other boats during a relay on the Volga River in Tver, about 160 kilometers (100 miles) northwest of Moscow, Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began Monday in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com a torch bearer holds Olympic torch as he rides in a sled pulled by dogs during the torch relay near the Siberian city of Yakutsk, about 4,830 kilometers (3,000 miles) east of Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7 2013 in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)

Russian two-time figure skating world champion Irina Slutskaya holds a lamp with Olympic flame at 337 m ( 1105.6 ft) height at Ostankino TV tower in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began Monday in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)

In this photo provided by Olympictorch2014.com, a torch bearer holds an Olympic torch aboard a boat crossing Avacha Bay during the torch relay near the Russian Far East city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. The relay for the Sochi Winter Games, which began on Oct. 7 2013 in Moscow, will pass through many cities that showcase the historical, cultural and ethnic richness of Russia. (AP Photo/Olympictorch2014.com)