Erin Rooney Doland


Erin Rooney Doland

Erin Rooney Doland fell in love with the outdoors in the timber of her grandmother's Kansas farm. She kayaks, canoes, whitewater rafts, and backpacks whenever her schedule permits. She is NOLS' Senior Writer.

Articles By Erin Rooney Doland

A quinzhee stands in deep snow in front of a mountain while a pair of skis rests outside its entrance.

How To Build a Winter Snow Shelter

Excited to go winter camping? These pro tips and instructions teach you how to build a quinzhee shelter out of snow instead of using a tent.