Join us for an inspiring conversation with Saanvi Sita Mylavarapu, a seasoned hiker, backpacker, rock climber, and youth advocate for the great outdoors. Since the age of six, Saanvi has been exploring the stunning landscapes of the United States, and has completed some of the most challenging hikes in the country, including Kala Pathar, Half Dome, and Mt. Whitney. She recently accomplished the feat of reaching the Everest Base Camp, and is now gearing up for a 120-mile trek across the Tour du Mont Blanc in Europe this summer.
Saanvi has hiked over 800 miles and has visited more than 25 National Parks, making her a true champion of nature conservation. Her passion for the environment has been recognized by national media outlets, who have featured her on the front page of newspapers and in articles in major magazines.
As a National Park Trust Ambassador, Saanvi has been supported by the National Park Service, renowned conservationists, mountaineers, and wildlife photographers. She is also the founder of 'Young Roots', an environmental and ecology club at Frisco ISD, and runs 'Nature Worthy', a non-profit organization that aims to raise awareness of the benefits of connecting with nature.
Join us as Saanvi shares her insights on the transformative power of nature, and her vision for a more sustainable future.
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Who is Saanvi
Moving from Dallas to Texas
Planing to complete the Tour du Mont Blanc trek in Europe
Reflecting on her childhood and growing up
Her first road trip at 6 years old and visiting the National Parks
Her love for hiking and spending time outdoors
Enjoying the peace and quiet
Feeling under pressure at school
Being self motivated and driven
Being a National Park Student Trust Ambassador
Going to the Junior Ranger Programs
Climbing Mt. Whitney and why it was so strenuous
Breaking through mental barriers
Feeling mental drained and how to change her state
Getting into rock climbing and what she enjoys
Hiking and climbing Half Dome and why it was so tough
Being inspired by her mum
Hiking to Everest Base Camp in Nepal
Wanting to climb the mountains in the future
Dealing with cold hands and feet
Using the phrase “you can do this”
Future dreams and ambitions
Preparing to hike Tour du Mont Blanc
Doing high altitude running
The Saanvi Speaker Series
The importance of spending time in nature
Founder of 'Young Roots', an environmental and ecology club
Her views on carbon footprints and climate change
The power of making little changes in their life
Being inspired by Emily Harrington
How to connect with Saanvi
Final words of advice
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