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Get the truth behind common myths about treating hypothermia, check out our most popular 2018 Instagram posts, and learn how to make tasty homemade tortillas and burritos in the backcountry.

The Cold Truth: Debunking Hypothermia Myths

smiling NOLS participant holds snow cones with snow-covered mountains in the background

Photo by Brooks Eaton

It’s that time of year—as cold weather sets in, so does the risk of winter injury and illness. Prevention is important, but what should you do when someone has hypothermia? Explore the truth behind common myths about treating hypothermia outdoors.

Go to Read More about Hypothermia Myths

Best of NOLS Instagram in 2018

hand holding watercolor of the landscape in the background on a NOLS winter course

Photo by Hannah Wilson

Check out our most popular photos of wilderness, friendship, and leadership from 2018—and get inspired as you start planning adventures for 2019!

Go to See Our Top 2018 Posts

The NOLS Cooking Show: Backcountry Tortillas and Burritos

making backcountry burritos with homemade tortillas on the NOLS Cooking Show with text: Mmm...

Bread and bread-like items are often unavailable on extended wilderness adventures: loaves get smushed, bagels don’t last, and ready-made tortillas are too bulky. But if you pack the right ingredients, you can make your own tortillas and burritos in the backcountry!

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Backcountry Skiing or Snowboarding

NOLS winter course participant launches into the air on a snowboard with snow-covered mountains in the backgroundPhoto by Amy Whitaker

Take your skiing or snowboarding skills to the next level on an unforgettable spring break adventure. Ski or snowboard untouched powder in the Rockies and gain real-life leadership experience. Learn the basics of avalanche risk management and winter camping.

Go to Ski or Snowboard in the Rockies

Himalaya Cultural Expedition

cass-colman-nols-india-025.jpg__800x600_q85_crop_subject_location-2395,1753_subsampling-2Photo by Cass Colman

Immerse yourself in the landscape and culture of the Indian Himalaya. Practice your conversational Hindi as you backpack through remote alpine villages. Gain perspective and real-life leadership experience while exploring the world’s highest mountain range.

Go to Explore the Himalaya

Rock Climbing in the Southwest

NOLS participant rock climbs in the Southwest with coursemates gathered below Photo by Deborah Sussex

Head to Arizona’s beautiful Cochise Stronghold to develop your rock climbing skills this spring. Push yourself to climb granite crags and gain real-life leadership experience. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced climber, you’ll find new challenges and fun on this trip.

Go to Go Climbing in the Southwest

Connect with NOLS at a Gap Year Fair

smiling NOLS student in Scandinavia holds NOLS flag in the entrance to a tentPhoto by Oscar Manguy

Planning to start your gap year next fall? Come chat with us at a USA Gap Year fair and learn more about how to get outside on your gap year!

Go to Find a NOLS Event Near You

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