Patagonia

A Time to Reflect and be Thankful

By Kian Sia Su from the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University Our final surveying excursion of the semester brought the entire Round River crew to a small campo on a lake to the Southeast of Cochrane.  The…

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The Second Half of Our Homestay With Leo

By Harriet Winterer from Colby College Homestays part two! Unfortunately, my counterpart Jackson (you may know him from the first homestays blog) felt gravely ill halfway through our homestay. Luckily, I was ready to step into the role. We were…

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Lago Brown, Aysén Región, Chile. 

By Kyle Miller from Montana State University  November 20-27, 2023  We were off to Lago Brown! I was looking forward to returning to the area, I had a wonderful time in that area during my homestay. I couldn’t wait to…

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A Bit About Base Camp

By Kennedy McCarthy from the University of Vermont During our time with Round River, we went on seven expeditions across Patagonia. We have traveled to many national parks, different remote areas, stayed with Chileans and more. When we’re not gallivanting…

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Leo’s Homestay

By Jackson Ward from the University of Vermont After a quick siesta when we first arrived at Leo’s, she put us to work. We gathered branches around her yard, most of which had fallen recently after a windstorm. One pile…

Botswana

Camera Trapping in the Bush

By Colin Moody from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga So far during our trip in Botswana, we’ve had many great memories throughout the first month, with hopefully many more to come.  This picture is of one of the many…

Botswana

The Great Makgadikgadi Olympics

By Brendan Hamill-O’Neil from The University of Vermont After days of blazing heat combined with midterms in mopane camp, we were all excited to drive out to the Makgadikgadi national park for a fall break of sorts. When we arrived…

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Gunalchéesh/Thank You

By Andrew Corcilius of Northland College Thank you for letting us visit the glacier  and giving us the opportunity to see Grizzly and Moose tracks along the shoreline of the glacial lake as I very well will never have that…

Patagonia

A Week at Orfelina’s Campo

Written by Daniel Folweiler from Westminster College, UT  From November 2nd to 8th, the students of Round River Patagonia Primavera ‘23 stayed at a very diverse group of rural homestays near Cochrane, Chile. Groups of two or three went to…

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You Better Belize it!
Written by Daniel Folweiler from Westminster College, UT  From November 2nd to 8th, the students of Round River Patagonia Primavera ‘23 stayed at a very diverse group of rural homestays near Cochrane, Chile. Groups of two or three went to...
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