Below is a selection of photos from the summer and fall of 2017. Photo credits for most of the photos from Zanzibar, Tanzania go to Kate Herden.
McKenzie Wooley on Carpenter’s Corner (5.7) Fremont Canyon, Wyo
Students of SIC1 6/5/17 at a Split Rock pot luck in central, Wyo.
Nathan and Johanna bailing off Split Rock’s Ass Ripper (5.7) under the threat of a lightening storm in central Wyo.
Emi Birch, Jesse Quillian, and Meghan Binkley descending Fremont Butte, Boulder, Wyo.
Asher Hauck checking out the beta for a climb on Mt Mitchell, Cirque of the Towers, Wyo.
Asher on the middle pitches of Ecclesiastes (5.9) Mt Mitchell, Cirque of the Towers, Wyo.
The Great American Eclipse 2017 on Fremont Butte, Wyo.
Our caravan of vehicles on South Pass, Wyo.
Out the front door in the Absaroka Mountains, Wyo.
Bud riding through the Southern Absarokas, Wyo.
My trusty steed for half the horse course, Macho
Melanie riding across the Southern Absarokas, Wyo.
Horse course instructor team photo: McKenzie, Jesse, & Jared
Semester in Africa pre-course mountain iTeam photo: Jared, Kate, Will, & KG
Kate and the setting sun on Kilimanjaro’s west side
The rugged jungle bushwhacking on the side of Kilimanjaro
A birds nest found on Kate’s pack. Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania
Jare and the uke on the side of Kili
The Kilimanjaro instructor team photo on Kilimanjaro’s Shira Plateau: KG, Jared, Kate, Will
Ugali and meat, instructor team tent
The northern ice fields abrupt transition into the crater, Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
The group shot on the summit of Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Mountain plants of equatorial Africa
KG and the ukulele
The group shot at the Londorosi Gate, end of semester, Mount Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania
Captain Chicken, the sailboat, and the Indian Ocean
Natty and his Rasta Shot at a beach side bar in Zanzibar
Indian Ocean sea life.
Snorkling, Zanzibar, Tanzania
The sea floor, Zanzibar, Tanzania
Sailing on the blue waters of the Indian Ocan
The remains of Thanksgiving dinner. Zanzibar, Tanzania
Kate, a G & T, and a beachside bar.
Waterbuck. Mount Kenya National Park
Mount Kenya’s Point Lenana silhouetted by the rising sun.