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A Good Watering Hole

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 in activities, Adventure, moab | Comments Off on A Good Watering Hole

A Good Watering Hole: in Moab, Utah   by Amy Ware The one thing we all worry about when we are heading down to Moab this time of year is how we are going to stay cool. The weather down there averages between 90 to 100 degrees during the day, which even for us Utahns [...]

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The Fall Fling Week: What’s Ahead

Posted by on Sep 11, 2013 in abilities, ability, accessibility, activities, adaptive, Adaptive Recreation, Adventure, Challenge, Children, Difference, disabilities, donate, Donations, donors, friendship, Fun, opportunities, Outdoor, Outdoor recreation | Comments Off on The Fall Fling Week: What’s Ahead

The Fall Fling Week: What's Ahead? Glad you asked! Splore’s Fall Fling is September 14-20, 2013. It’s a week-long event to rally community support for Splore and our outdoor adventure programs for people of all abilities. It starts with a Kick-off BBQ at Whole Foods’ Sugarhouse Store on Saturday 9/14, followed by a week of [...]

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Winter Projects for Boaters | Cam Strap Wrangling

Posted by on Nov 24, 2012 in accessibility, activities, Adaptive Recreation, Passion, rafting, recreation, Research, river rafting | Comments Off on Winter Projects for Boaters | Cam Strap Wrangling

Cam Strap Wrangling We all know cam straps can be pretty darn difficult to organize and keep looking nice in a rig bag. I don’t know how many times I have found myself frustrated, digging through my gear, desperately looking for my last 6’ loop strap, or a nice 2 footer to secure my spare [...]

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Splore FUNd Drive Festivities & Meet Splore’s Executive Director

Posted by on Sep 24, 2012 in ability, accessibility, activities, adaptive, Adventure, autism, outdoor adventures, Partner, support, Utah | Comments Off on Splore FUNd Drive Festivities & Meet Splore’s Executive Director

This week is Splore's Fall FUNd Drive and you can help us provide life-changing rock climbing experiences for children with disabilities. The FUNd Drive This week we're raising funds to support our operations and capacity-building efforts.[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i0IsK4NLj2Q] Janine Shares Her Story Janine went from a volunteer all the way to being our fearless Executive Director. [youtube [...]

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Smiles, Laughter and Life Change on a Rock Wall | A Splore Story

Posted by on Sep 24, 2012 in abilities, accessibility, activities, adaptive, Adaptive Recreation, Adventure, autism, climbing, community, disabilities, disability, donors, encouragement, family, mentor, opportunities, outdoor adventures | Comments Off on Smiles, Laughter and Life Change on a Rock Wall | A Splore Story

A letter from the parent of a Rock On! participant: Dear Splore, His volunteer, Alaina, and the rest of your team brought him out of his shell and taught him to climb. He loves it, and moreover, he beams with pride for days after each lesson. This pride also seems to spill over into the [...]

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Spotlight: Susannah Shares Behind the Scenes of Her Splore Internship

Posted by on Jun 15, 2012 in ability, activities, climbing, cross country skiing, disability, intern, mentor, opportunities, teenagers, volunteer | Comments Off on Spotlight: Susannah Shares Behind the Scenes of Her Splore Internship

I have been an Intern and Program Volunteer at Splore for the past 6 months.It has been such a valuable experience and I have learned so much from it.I have had amazing opportunities to work with great people and participate in various activities. When I first started my internship, I participated in cross country skiing [...]

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