Following a successful expedition to Aconcagua in January 2017, Science in the Wild is returning for another trek/climb! Join us from January 22 - February 8, 2018! Not quite ready for a summit climb? Then join us on a base camp trek and excursion to see the famous South Face of the mountain!
You’ll learn about the geology of the landscape, help us collect snow samples towards understanding how the snowpack is changing in the high alpine region, and participate in studies to understand how our bodies acclimate to such extreme altitudes.
Announcing a new trip! Join Eduardo Strauch, Ricardo Pena (Alpine Expeditions), and Science in the Wild in the Andes this January! Visit the site of the famous “Alive!” story, in the company of one of the survivors!
Check out a presentation by Ricardo Pena at the American Mountaineering Center on August 27th! 710 10th St. Golden CO 80401. 5-6 PM reception with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, 6-7:30 PM, slideshow presentation. This is a FREE event thanks to sponsor, Longview Wealth Management! Space is limited so RSVP is required for attendance (click on the link). Science in the Wild is grateful for his help in collecting samples for our project work on contaminants in snowpack.
Join us for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres as Ricardo Pena shares photos and recounts his most recent attempt to summit Mount Everest Please RSVP as space is limited!! Ricardo has climbed and guided t...