Notes From The Road

Author: Cara Nisbet

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5 Must See Colorado Sights for Teens

Colorado is a beautiful state that attracts many tourists each year, around 82.4 million in 2017 to be exact. That being said, it is easy to be overwhelmed by the thousands of things to do and see – especially for teens in the summer! Here at Bold Earth, we have found the 5 cannot miss […]

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10 Tips for Teens Hiking the Grand Canyon

When thinking about a Grand Canyon hike for teens, it’s important to consider what types of clothing and other materials they should pack. If there is one thing to know about the Grand Canyon in the summer, know that while it will get very hot, you will also experience many different types of climate. The […]

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Where are Bold Earth 2019 students from?

Traditionally, Bold Earth has enjoyed a global footprint regarding its student population, and this year is no different. We are happy to welcome students from 12 countries and 26 U.S. states! Most of our trips have at least one or two international students, and though we do have a large northeastern presence in the U.S., […]

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Introducing our 2019 Trip Leader Teams!

We are so excited to announce our trip leader teams for summer 2019! We’re extremely proud that Bold Earth has one of the highest trip leader return rates in the industry—this year, it’s 65 percent. Every trip leader is certified, at minimum, as a wilderness first responder; senior trip leaders (at least one on every […]

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Why a Smaller Company is a Better Choice

The right summer enrichment experience can be a defining experience in a young person’s life, and creating these special experiences is why Bold Earth exists. To this end, under our new ownership, we have structured Bold Earth to maximize our ability to consistently deliver life-changing experiences for teenagers. We pride ourselves in being a small, […]

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Adaptability: The Unsung Hero of Bold Earth Trips

“According to Darwin’s Origin of Species, it is not the most intellectual of the species that survives; it is not the strongest that survives; but the species that survives is the one that is able best to adapt and adjust to the changing environment in which it finds itself.” – Leon Megginson I saw this quote […]

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