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City of Rocks Fall Trip 2013

Posted by on Oct 22, 2013 in climbing, community, encouragement, Epic, Expedition, experience, Explore, family, Fears, friendship, Fun, guides and outfitters, Guiding, Instructing, learn, mentor, Obstacle, opportunities, Outdoor, outdoor adventures | Comments Off on City of Rocks Fall Trip 2013

City of Rocks Fall Trip 2013 This fall, we had the pleasure of taking a few of our favorite clients on a rock climbing adventure to City of Rocks in Idaho. Everyone had an amazing time and we can't wait to go back before the snow flies. To learn more about Cannot buy cialis job. [...]

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Tuesday’s Spotlight: Autism

Posted by on Sep 17, 2013 in autism, Bouldering, climbing, donate, encouragement, Engage, family, Fitness, Indoor Climbing, mentor, Obstacle, opportunities, Overcoming, participation | Comments Off on Tuesday’s Spotlight: Autism

Today's Spotlight: Autism Today's spotlight is on a group of people very close to our hearts: people with Autism. We started the Rock On! Program in 2007, which is a mentor-based, indoor climbing program for kids with Autism and their siblings. We could not have predicted the positive response that came as a result of [...]

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Get Your Rock On!

Posted by on Mar 1, 2013 in autism, climbing, Indoor Climbing, mentor, Program, Youth | Comments Off on Get Your Rock On!

Have you heard of our Rock On Program? Youth, ages 5-17, are invited to a six-week indoor rock climbing program where they work each week with mentor instructor. Kids of any ability are welcome (and their siblings!). Session runs from March 12-April 16. Class times: 5:30-6:30pm (A) or 7-8pm (B). Call 801-484-4128 or e-mail Eric [...]

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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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