smaller than New England, Kyrgyzstan is packed
with enough mountains to feed climbing dreams for
a lifetime. Last summer, NOLS Instructor Molly
Loomis and WMI Instructor Melis Coady visited the
area on a climbing exchange taking in rock, ice,
and alpine routes in Ala Archa National Park and
the remote Kokshall Tau.
Two NOLS grads have made connecting people their business. Jim Young and Charles Ribaudo met on a Semester in Kenya--they had no idea that ten years later they'd be running a company together. Read
Hydration and Hyponatremia Hydration is important to health, yet over-hydration can make us ill. The mantra of hydrate, hydrate and hydrate is heard throughout the wilderness world. This can be good, and it can be bad.