STEGER WILDERNESS CENTER
Will Steger established a Trust in 2013 to preserve his legacy, drawing on the power of a wilderness setting to bring people together and form a community to solve our most pressing problems. The Trust includes Will Steger’s archives, including his historical expedition archives, a pristine boreal forest wilderness ecosystem, and the Steger Wilderness Center, in order to provide a place for game-changing innovation in the fields of group dynamics, education and environmental sustainability.
The Steger Wilderness Center provides both the setting and the framework of facilitated meetings and experiential learning, bringing together leaders of all ages to consider personal and community-based solutions that will transform obstacles into opportunities.
A recognized authority on polar environmental issues and experienced leader of some of history’s most challenging and important expeditions, Steger is a popular speaker and leadership advisor. Each year, Steger gives more than 100 invited presentations His recent audiences around the country have included Goldman Sachs, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Target Corporation, United Health Group, Xcel Energy and many others.
Steger is the author of four books: Over the Top of the World, Crossing Antarctica, North to the Pole and Saving the Earth.
CLIMATE GENERATION: A WILL STEGER LEGACY
Our unique story stems from our founder Will Steger, who uses his compelling eyewitness account of the consequences of a warming world from over 50 years of polar exploration as a means to engage people in the issue and solutions. Our culture of innovation stems from Will’s entrepreneurial spirit and accomplishments in exploration, education and advocacy.
Based in Minneapolis, Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy engages emerging youth leaders, educators, decision-makers and the public to foster climate literacy and action with the goal of building a more equitable and sustainable future for all.