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NOLS Semester in Alaska!!!
Hell fuckin yeah!! Im attending the Nols semester in Alaska!!!!! Im leaving in 2 days flying to Alaska and going too be there for about 80 days. Im going to Alaska for the NOLS course for college credits. I get 12 college credits for attending this trip! Its a three course section kayaking, backpacking, and Ice Climbing all for college credits. Its a 75 day course thats going too be HELLA DOPE!!!!!!!! FUCKIN PUMPED!! Just wondering if anybody on this site or someone you know has attended the Semester in Alaska. Give me some feed back please.
I looked at doing a mountaineering course in AK with NOLS, still may never no. Crazy expensive though.
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"I resigned from work fifty years ago! And what did I do besides read and write? Climb mountains, ski and make love to a wonderful woman..."
last summer i did a 30 day mountaineering course in Wyoming...it was without a doubt the greatest experience of my life, you're going to have an awesome time
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i intend on doing this during my upcoming college career.
im jealous... im going to ecuador for a field archaeology program next summer hopefully!
doesn't matter if you get credits because chances are, you will only be able to use 3 of those credits towards graduating.
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Where all in AK are you going? I live in Juneau, Alaska, the capital and its pretty dope up here.... PS: It may rain A LOT though....
good luck. i have a friend who did that trip, he said as exciting and new and crazy as it was, it was miserable. it rained every day and was not pleasant. a good friend of mine went to patagonia, and ended up being stranded for 4 days without food before their boat could come pick them up due to bad weather. i hope you are luckier
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my friend did the most difficult backpacking one (no idea what it was). said it was the best thing he's ever done. have fun.
Along these lines, I just found out I got into the Outdoor Educators course for fall semester. Anyone else doing it?
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