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Winter & Spring 2020 Expeditions Now Online

By NOLS on Jun 11, 2019
Photo by Lisa Moen

Summer's here, and we want you to savor every single late-evening walk and early morning paddle.

But don't be fooled—fall and winter will arrive sooner than you think, and you don't want to be the person finishing out summer with nothing to look forward to until next year!

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Topics: sailing, events, climbing, skills, kayaking, rock-climbing, backcountry skiing, snowboarding, NOLS Expeditions, announcement, spring break, affinity

My Semester in Baja, as Told in Food and Sunsets [Photo Essay]

By Claire Burgeson on Jan 22, 2019

On the seventh day of my Spring Semester in Baja, we bought a goat.

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Topics: sailing, skills, backpacking, kayaking, culture, photos, Semester in Baja, NOLS Expeditions, stories, student-stories

5 Cool Things You Learn From Sailing

By Molly Herber on Sep 10, 2015

Is sailing just for people like this?

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Topics: NOLS Mexico, Expedition Prep, sailing, video

Educator Expedition: Cape Town Sailing

By Nick Braun on Jan 28, 2015

On January 5, I kicked off the New Year with an adventure on the southern seas. With the support of the Pete Absolon Fund that supports advanced instructor training, I made my first trip to Africa. The goal was to expand my sailing horizons and to gain experience sailing in an unfamiliar place, with bigger seas and more challenging weather. And that is exactly what I got!

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Topics: sailing, Educators Notebook, instructor, education