Canyons & Deserts, Hiking & Backpacking, National Parks, Road Trips
Wilderness Ethics Trip #2: The Southwest
It was the summer after sophomore year of college and I was going on another college road trip. After dinner at Buffalo Wild Wings with the whole group, I knew it was going to be another great Wilderness Ethics Trip!!! This time, we were heading to the American Southwest by car, or rather, UD vans!!!… Read more »
Hiking & Backpacking, National Parks, Peaks & Mountains
Wilderness Ethics Trip #1: The Pacific Northwest
This was my first visit to the Pacific Northwest. As a kid I had been as far as Arizona a few times, but never farther West of there. This trip was arranged through the University of Dubuque, the college that I began attending in the Fall of 2009. My professor, Dale Easley, was the mastermind behind it and it took very little persuasion to get me to come along.