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List Rules People on this list must have gone to National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), with photos when available. Prominent graduates from National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS).

John F. Kennedy, Jr. and Zach Gilford are included on this list along with many more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)?” and “Which celebrities are National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) alumni?”

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John F. Kennedy, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Pilot, Businessperson, Journalist John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr., often referred to as JFK Jr. or John-John in the press, was an American lawyer, journalist, and magazine publisher. He was the only surviving son of U.S. President ...more

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Britton Keeshan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Britton Keeshan MD, MPH is one of the youngest persons to climb the tallest mountains on all seven continents in a feat known as the Seven Summits. He accomplished this feat on May 24, 2004, ...more

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Zach Gilford is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Actor Zachary Michael "Zach" Gilford is an American actor best known for his role as Matt Saracen on the NBC sports drama Friday Night Lights.

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David Morrell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Writer David Morrell is a Canadian-American novelist, best known for his debut 1972 novel First Blood, which would later become the successful Rambo film franchise starring Sylvester Stallone. He has ...more

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Tori Murden is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Author, Lawyer Victoria Murden McClure is an explorer who was the first woman and the first American to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean, which she did in 1999. She was also the first woman and first ...more

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Sebastian Junger is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Businessperson, Journalist, Historian Sebastian Junger is an American journalist, most famous for the best-selling book The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea, his award-winning chronicle of the war in Afghanistan in ...more

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Christine Boskoff is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Christine Boskoff Mountaineer Christine Boskoff was an American mountaineer.

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William Harjo LoneFight is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
William Harjo LoneFight Writer William Harjo LoneFight, is President and CEO of American Native Services, a consulting firm in Bismarck, North Dakota. An alumnus of Dartmouth College, Oklahoma City University, and Stanford ...more

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David Breashears is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Film Producer, Cinematographer, Mountaineer David Breashears is an American mountaineer and filmmaker. In 1985, he became the first American to reach the summit of Mount Everest twice. He is perhaps most famous for guiding Richard Bass to ...more

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Chip Giller is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Chip Giller Journalist Chip Giller is an American journalist and environmentalist. He is best known as the founder of Grist, an online environmental news organization. Giller has won numerous awards for his media ...more

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Kit DesLauriers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Kit DesLauriers Kit DesLauriers is a champion American skier and the first person to ski down the Seven Summits. She was born in Albany, New York and grew up in Westport, Massachusetts and Long Island, New ...more

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Peter Roy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Peter Roy

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Fred J Kleisner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Fred J Kleisner

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Candice Carpenter Olson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Candice Carpenter Olson

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Greg Steltenpohl is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Greg Steltenpohl

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Jonathan Hamren is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Jonathan Hamren

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Tom Scott is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Tom Scott

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Tom Kiernan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Tom Kiernan

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Phil Powers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Alumni
Phil Powers