All American Leadership Expedition

About the expedition

Disconnect to Connect.

Improve your leadership skills by exploring the Wind River Mountain range through this seven-day backcountry backpacking, llama-supported expedition designed for professional executives. Navigate the technical and environmental challenges of field-based learning that holds transferrable skills that will serve your professional care and rejuvenate your spirit. This expedition provides invaluable opportunities to see yourself in a dynamic wilderness setting, and to enhance not only your outdoor skills, but also your apporach to leadership in new and challenging circumstances. 

The Wind River Range is characterized by rugged, glacier-carved mountains renowned for sheer granite walls and world-class fishing. You will travel through mountains surrounded by towering peaks, glistening alpine lakes, and perennial snow. Immerse yourself in the natural environment and learn with fellow executives and professional outdoor leaders.

Successful expeditions require the same essential skills found in the professional world--effective communication, problem solving, positive influence, and strategically delivering results. Return to your organization holding practical and transferable strategies with greater leadership effectiveness.

Morning light breaks over the snow speckled Ambush Peak in the East Fork Valley of the Wind River Range.

Specifics

2019 Dates

Dates August 10-16, 2019
Duration 7 days
Location Lander, WY
Activity Backpacking, Wind River Range
Mileage 20-30 miles
Fly in/out Casper or Jackson, WY or Salt Lake City, UT
Gear Provided (camp chair, sleeping pad, tents, cookware, and other group gear. Personal gear is not provided. Please see equipment list.
Cost $3,275 
  Optional Tuition Protection Plan available for $186
  Non-refundable $500 deposit due March 1, 2019
  Tuition balance due April 30, 2019
Documents Course Description
  Travel and Logistics
  Equipment List

For more information contact:
Lynn Petzold 
800-710-6657 ext. 2218
lynn_petzold@nols.edu

Four students on a NOLS Custom Education course smile together for a picture with mountains in the background.