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Read about some amazing expeditions that NOLS staff and graduates have taken and get psyched to plan your own adventure.

Jumping Off The Arctic Circle - Canoeing The Canadian Barren Lands -- Matt Ackley, Jonathan “Shaggy” McLaughlin, Mark Hamlin, Brian "Duck" Murphy, John Meriweather and Matt Troskey

September 2004 -- Dave Anderson, Ant Chapin, Keri Bean and Lauren Edwards -- The Long Walk a three month expedition to Europe and Asia

Shawn Stratton, Andrea Blaikie and Nicole Blaser -- May 2003 Mt. Logan Expedition

Steve Goryl and Scott Fischer -- The 1994 Sagarmatha Environmental Expedition

Dave Anderson and Andrew Chapman -- Gangchempo Expedition

Sam Moulton, et al -- 1600-mile Arctic Canoe Odyssey

Ret Talbot, et al -- International Non-traditional Teaching Initiative (INTI) 2001 Expedition

Brent Raymond -- Borneo: Mount Kinabalu Expedition (Mesilau - Low's Gully Expedition 2001

Dave Anderson and Andrew Chapman -- Fitz Roy Massif Enchainment, Patagonia

Louis Sass -- University of Washington Antarctic Expedition

Kate Dernocouer -- National Geographic Expedition on the Blue Nile

Chris Pyke -- Spinning Toward Solutions: A "Front Country" Expedition

Ryan Soave -- "Kilimanjaro for Kids" Expedition

Pablo Velasco -- Patagonia to Alaska: A Journey on a Bicycle

Patagonia Mountaineering - Instructor Andy Tyson Teaches a class on glaciology.
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-Tori Murden

First woman to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean - Semester in Alaska '85 - Semester in Kenya '86
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