She once took a glacier travel course "and everyone was making fun of me." Why? Because she would crawl into her tent every night... to use the phone.
[On the other hand... during a trek through Tibet, Connelly wore the same clothes and did not shower for three and a half weeks.]
[In 2003, three students at Utah State University began living in tents rather than dorms and toting their possessions (including camping gear and freeze-dried food) on their backs. "I can go into the mountains as soon as it gets dark and sleep like a baby," one student explained, "without having to worry about rap music blaring through the walls."]