Outdoor recreation

Monday’s Spotlight: Veterans

Posted by on Sep 16, 2013 in Outdoor recreation, Passion, Program, Ski, Skiing, Snow, Utah, Veterans, Wasatch | Comments Off on Monday’s Spotlight: Veterans

Today's Spotlight: Veterans Today's spotlight is on a wonderful group of people: our Veterans. Splore runs trips for VA groups year round, with an emphasis on the therapeutic benefits of being in the wilderness, including community, joy and health. We feel blessed to be able to provide adventures to our Veterans and hope you'll join [...]

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Saturday’s Spotlight: Friedreich’s Ataxia

Posted by on Sep 14, 2013 in experience, Explore, Fears, friendship, outdoor adventures, Outdoor recreation, Outside, River, sterotypes, whitewater rafting, wilderness | Comments Off on Saturday’s Spotlight: Friedreich’s Ataxia

Today's Spotlight: Friedreich's Ataxia For the Fall Fling, we will be highlighting a group of clients each day, telling their story and showing how Splore's adventures have changed their lives. We are raising money this week to support Splore's outdoor adventure programs for people of all abilities. Your donations support scholarships for clients like Tom: [...]

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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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EVOLVE Graduates Tackle the Outdoors with Buff Headwear

Posted by on Jun 25, 2013 in accessibility, opportunities, Outdoor, Outdoor Industry, Outdoor recreation, outdoors, Overcoming, Partner | Comments Off on EVOLVE Graduates Tackle the Outdoors with Buff Headwear

EVOLVE Graduates Tackle the Outdoors with Buff Headwear By: Katie Daroff When I was first asked to write about Buffs and how helpful they are in Splore’s EVOLVE program, a program designed to help minority teens experience leadership training in the outdoors, I was unsure of what a Buff really was, I did not know that [...]

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Meet Our River Crew!

Posted by on May 28, 2013 in Adventure, Boaters, Camping, Colorado River, Fun, Green River, Guiding, intern, Outdoor, Outdoor recreation, Rapids, River, Story | Comments Off on Meet Our River Crew!

Meet Our River Crew We couldn't be more excited about our fantastic Moab crew this year! Staff training just finished and our crew is out on the river for the first overnight trip of the season. Of course, each year we are lucky enough to have returning faces from our wonderful community of volunteers, but [...]

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How to Squeeze the Most Value Out of Your Next Conference/Trade Show/Event

Posted by on Feb 6, 2013 in business card, conference, Event, guides and outfitters, hotel, lanyard, learn, meeting, network, Outdoor recreation, relationship, Research, Trade show | Comments Off on How to Squeeze the Most Value Out of Your Next Conference/Trade Show/Event

by Lindsay MaloneThis week is the 2013 CROA/UGO Convention in Grand Junction, Colorado and Becky and I have the privilege to spend the next few days learning and networking with some amazing people. Few things get me as excited as spending a week with a group of complete strangers, attending sessions, wearing spiffy lanyards, schmoozing [...]

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