Sally Ryan.

> Ryan Outdoor Leadership Trust Biography

> 10/08/2018

> Coyhaique, Chile (Patagonia)

Struggling to place one foot in front of the other, running out of food and waiting for a new shipment to be helicoptered in, and saving a team member who had fallen into a crevasse, are just a few examples of the type of humbling challenges you entail on a NOLS trip.

Throughout my time in Patagonia with NOLS I discovered a layer of grit, stamina, strength and mental toughness that I did not realize existed.