The Inspiring Girls Expeditions is now accepting applications for their expeditions in the summer of 2017. This program is designed to allow girls ages 16 to 17 to learn about climate change, mountaineering, and to build confidence.
There will be three free expeditions, which include Girls on Ice Alaska sponsored by AK CSC, Girls on Ice Cascades, and Girls in Icy Fjords:
- Girls on Ice Alaska will explore the Alaska Range and Gulkana Glacier from June 16 to 27, 2017. Girls from Alaska, Pacific Northwest, California, British Columbia, and Yukon qualify for application.
- Girls on Ice Cascades will explore Mt. Baker, an active volcano in Washington state from July 16 to 27, 2017. Girls worldwide are welcome to apply.
- Girls in Icy Fjords will explore Bear Glacier near Seward, AK from August 11 to 22, 2017. Girls from the United States and Canada qualify for application.
Applications must be submitted by January 31, 2017.
Further information can be found on the Inspiring Girls Expedition website.