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May 2 to 12, 2022

Ireland Walk

A JAUNT THROUGH THE EMERALD ISLE

Explore the Emerald Isles with literary scholar Charlie Junkerman andtrail expert Peter Watson on a walk through undulating woodland, past colorful towns and along craggy coastlines.

June 8 to 21, 2022

Camino de Santiago Walk

A PILGRIMAGE IN NORTHERN SPAIN

Join religious studies senior lecturer Barbara Pitkin and trail expert Peter Watson to traverse northern Spain on foot, following the Way of Saint James to Santiago de Compostela, as revered today by its walkers as it was by pilgrims in the Middle Ages.

June 17 to 25, 2022

Alaska's Inside Passage

GLACIERS, GRIZZLIES AND HUMPBACK WHALES

Cruise pristine bays and magnificent sounds aboard the 27-cabin MV Admiralty Dream—the perfect size for engaging with nature in a way that larger ships cannot.

June 21 to 29, 2022

Galapagos Expedition

UP CLOSE WITH NATURE

Join human biology professor Bill Durham on a voyage to the Galápagos Islands, one of the world’s only destinations where humans can venture within a few feet of wild animals in their natural habitat. 

June 29 to July 9, 2022

Pantanal

THE WORLD'S LARGEST WETLAND

Journey to Brazil to discover the Pantanal, the largest freshwater wetland in the world and a premier destination for wildlife viewing.

July 8 to 15, 2022

England Coast to Coast Hike

FROM THE IRISH SEA TO THE NORTH SEA

Hike across England with Linda Paulson, a comparative literature scholar, and trail expert Peter Watson, starting in the lovely Lake District on the coast of the Irish Sea and ending at Robin Hood’s Bay on the edge of the North Sea.

September 12 to 25, 2022

Galapagos Field Seminar

Durham on Darwin

Enjoy two days of on-campus workshops with Professor Bill Durham, ’71, before traveling to Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands to join his seminar on evolution and conservation with Stanford sophomores.

September 13 to 24, 2022

Italian Lakes Walk

SEVEN LAKES IN TWELVE DAYS

Accompany expert on European politics Roberto D’Alimonte and trail guide Peter Watson on this colorful autumnal walk through Italy’s exquisite Lake District, which combines the scenery of in the northern Alpine mountains with the wine growing regions of Lombardy region in the south. 

September 27 to October 8, 2022

Languedoc Walk

FROM SOUTHWEST FRANCE TO CATALUNYA

Join Ed Steidle, a scholar of the literature and art of medieval and Renaissance Europe, and trail expert Peter Watson on this walk through the former province of Languedoc from Southwest France to Catalunya in Spain.

October 24 to November 7, 2022

Everest Base Camp Trek

VIEW TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD

Join geophysicist Simon Klemperer on this 12-day trek to Everest’s 17,598-foot Base Camp—one of the most spectacular and rewarding journeys on Earth.

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