Hiking - Phoenix Summit Challenge Practice
Oct
20
8:00 AM08:00

Hiking - Phoenix Summit Challenge Practice

  • North Mountain Visitor Center/Trail 100 or Shaw Butte Trail (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Trail hiking to prepare for the Phoenix Summit Challenge. We will hike the trails that will be part of the Phoenix Summit Challenge event. We will hike Trail 100 for the PHX Accessible 4.

Registration deadline: September 21st.

Fee: $20 for the 4 week training session or $5.00 for a single hike.

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Hiking - Phoenix Summit Challenge Practice
Oct
27
8:00 AM08:00

Hiking - Phoenix Summit Challenge Practice

  • Apache Wash Trail/Lookout Mountain Trail (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We are preparing for the Phoenix Summit Challenge by hiking the trails that will be part of the Phoenix Summit Challenge event.

We are hiking Apache Wash Trail for the PHX Accessible 4 and Lookout Mountain Trail for the PHX 4.

Registration deadline: September 21st.

Fee: $20 for the 4 week training session or $5.00 for a single hike.

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Oct
27
6:00 PM18:00

River Rampage Reunion

Halloween Party

Attention All Past River Rampage Participants:

We will be having a Reunion Activity for all River Rampage participants on October 27th from 6:00-8:00PM at Telephone Pioneer Park (1946 W Morningside Drive Phoenix, AZ 85023)! It will be a Halloween Party!! 🎃🎃

We encourage you all to come and reconnect with your river family so that the impact of the river continues. Also, we would love to hear an update on how your lives are going post river trip!

Please sign up ASAP, so that we can have a headcount!! Also, make sure you are thinking about the coolest Halloween Costume! I can't wait to see all the cool ideas that you all come up with!

To sign up email Hailey Persons at hmperson@asu.edu

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DA Halloween Kayaking Picnic
Oct
28
9:00 AM09:00

DA Halloween Kayaking Picnic

Come dressed for Halloween! We will be Kayaking the shoreline, exploring coves and viewing wildlife at Lake Pleasant. New participants and volunteers to our program will need to attend an orientation and successfully complete a self or assisted wet entry into a kayak. Bring your lunch.

Registration deadline: September 28th.

Fee: $25.00

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Hiking - Phoenix Summit Challenge Practice
Nov
3
8:00 AM08:00

Hiking - Phoenix Summit Challenge Practice

  • 5050 West Andrea Lane Phoenix, AZ, 85083 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We are preparing for the Phoenix Summit Challenge by hiking the trails that will be part of the Phoenix Summit Challenge event.

 

We will hike Deems Hill for the PHX Accessible 4 or Dreamy Draw Trail for the PHX 4

Registration deadline: September 21st.

Fee: $20 for the 4 week training session or $5.00 for a single hike.

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Volunteer Orientation
Nov
6
6:00 PM18:00

Volunteer Orientation

 

We are so excited that you are interested in Volunteering with Daring Adventures. Volunteer Orientation will introduce new volunteers and refresh existing volunteers about the purpose, mission and enjoyment of volunteerism with Daring Adventures. If you are interested in becoming a Daring Adventures volunteer, please use the link to sign up below:

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Hiking - Phoenix Summit Challenge Practice
Nov
10
8:00 AM08:00

Hiking - Phoenix Summit Challenge Practice

  • 10919 South Central Avenue Phoenix, AZ, 85042 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We are preparing for the Phoenix Summit Challenge by hiking the trails that will be part of the Phoenix Summit Challenge event.

This Saturday we are hiking Judith Tunnel for the PHX Accessible 4 and Holbert Trail for the PHX 4

Registration deadline: September 21st.

Fee: $20 for the 4 week training session or $5.00 for a single hike.

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Sunset Cycling
Nov
13
4:00 PM16:00

Sunset Cycling

  • Rose Mofford Sports Complex, East Sports Complex (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Enjoy the beautiful sunset while cycling along Phoenix canals! Open to all abilities. Ride as a group or 1:1 with a volunteer.

We have cycles, helmets & adaptive equipment to fit your needs. Lights are provided to guide the way. Pre-register one week ahead to avoid late registration fee.


Pre-register one week prior: $15.
Bring your bike: only $10
Late registration fee: an additional $5.

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Phoenix Summit Challenge (PSC 18)
Nov
17
7:30 AM07:30

Phoenix Summit Challenge (PSC 18)

This is a closed event for those who have previously registered for the PSC through Daring Adventures and have been attending practice hike. DA hikers will join the City of Phoenix for an all day hiking event as apart of the All Abilities and PHX4 groups.

All Abilities' hikers will be completing trails: Sidewinder, Deems Hill, Trail 100, and Judith Tunell.

The PHX4 hikers will be completing: Lookout Mountain, Trail 100. Piestewa Peak, and Holbert Trail.

The fees to participate in this event are as follows

All Abilities track:  $60

Phoenix 4  track: $95

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Kayaking - Tempe Town Lake
Dec
1
9:00 AM09:00

Kayaking - Tempe Town Lake

Our meet-up time is 9:00 AM and we will end around 1:00pm. We will meet at Tempe Town Lake Marina.

We will Kayak in Tempe Town Lake. This is an experience you do not want to miss!!

Please don't forget to pack lunch, bring water, sunscreen, hat, towel, and snacks!

*Participants are not guaranteed a spot on this trip but will be selected based on equipment availability and assistance needed. Please understand that we want everyone to be able to participate but with limited equipment and staffing that is not always possible. Thank you!

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Volunteer Orientation
Dec
4
6:00 PM18:00

Volunteer Orientation

 

We are so excited that you are interested in Volunteering with Daring Adventures. Volunteer Orientation will introduce new volunteers and refresh existing volunteers about the purpose, mission and enjoyment of volunteerism with Daring Adventures. If you are interested in becoming a Daring Adventures volunteer, please use the link to sign up below:

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Dec
8
12:01 AM00:01

River Rampage Reunion

Hike at Papago Park

Time: TBD

Mark your calendars and join us for our River Rampage Reunion activities, because the magic of the San Juan doesn't need to stop once the trip is over. All past River Rampage participants and their families are invited!

To RSVP for this event contact Alison Baionno (494) 798-4086 alisonb@ability360.org

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Sunset Cycling
Dec
11
3:30 PM15:30

Sunset Cycling

  • Rose Mofford Sports Complex, East Sports Complex (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Enjoy the beautiful sunset while cycling along Phoenix canals! Open to all abilities. Ride as a group or 1:1 with a volunteer.

We have cycles, helmets & adaptive equipment to fit your needs. Lights are provided to guide the way. Pre-register one week ahead to avoid late registration fee.


Pre-register one week prior: $15.
Bring your bike: only $10
Late registration fee: an additional $5.

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All Abilities Cycling
Dec
15
9:00 AM09:00

All Abilities Cycling

  • 9850 North 23rd Avenue Phoenix, AZ, 85029 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come try our different bikes and discover the FUN of cycling. Open to all abilities and skill levels. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, riding and adaptive cycle or using a standard road bike; whether you want to ride with friends or you come to learn alone... come on out and bike with us.

We have numerous cycles available to fit all skill levels and accommodations. We will fit you to a cycle and provide basic instruction depending on your needs. Once you've got the hang of it, hit the trails for a fun ride with friends or family, accompanied by a volunteer. Experienced DA cyclists welcome as equipment availability allows.

DA will provide:

  • trained staff and volunteers to fit cycles and accompany you on trails

  • a cycle to match your ability level

  • helmets and all safety/adaptive equipment

Walk-ins are welcome, however to ensure we have enough cycles and volunteers available, please pre-register.

Pre-registration: $15

Only $5 to join the fun if you bring your own bike!

Late registration/walk-in fee: +$5

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Sunset Cycling
Jan
8
4:00 PM16:00

Sunset Cycling

  • Rose Mofford Sports Complex, East Sports Complex (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Enjoy the beautiful sunset while cycling along Phoenix canals! Open to all abilities. Ride as a group or 1:1 with a volunteer.

We have cycles, helmets & adaptive equipment to fit your needs. Lights are provided to guide the way. Pre-register one week ahead to avoid late registration fee.


Pre-register one week prior: $15.
Bring your bike: only $10
Late registration fee: an additional $5.

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Kayaking
Jan
26
7:30 AM07:30

Kayaking

Day Trip to Lake Pleasant!

Yakers will meet Daring Adventures at Telephone Pioneer Park (1946 W Morningside Drive Phoenix, AZ 85023) at 7:30AM to LEAVE @ 8:00AM for a trip up north to Lake Pleasant.

The group will kayak around until it's time for lunch. We will pull off and have lunch on shore before heading back to the boat ramp.

Participants can expect to be home around 4:00PM. Activity Fee: $25 *Participants that bring their own kayak, will receive a discount. Transportation Fee: $15

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Sunset Cycling
Feb
12
4:00 PM16:00

Sunset Cycling

  • Rose Mofford Sports Complex, East Sports Complex (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Enjoy the beautiful sunset while cycling along Phoenix canals! Open to all abilities. Ride as a group or 1:1 with a volunteer.

We have cycles, helmets & adaptive equipment to fit your needs. Lights are provided to guide the way. Pre-register one week ahead to avoid late registration fee.


Pre-register one week prior: $15.
Bring your bike: only $10
Late registration fee: an additional $5.

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Sunset Cycling
Mar
12
4:00 PM16:00

Sunset Cycling

  • Rose Mofford Sports Complex, East Sports Complex (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Enjoy the beautiful sunset while cycling along Phoenix canals! Open to all abilities. Ride as a group or 1:1 with a volunteer.

We have cycles, helmets & adaptive equipment to fit your needs. Lights are provided to guide the way. Pre-register one week ahead to avoid late registration fee.


Pre-register one week prior: $15.
Bring your bike: only $10
Late registration fee: an additional $5.

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May
6
12:01 AM00:01

River Rampage Reunion

Dinner & Movie

Telephone Pioneers Park - Super Saver Cinemas 8

Time: TBD

Mark your calendars and join us for our River Rampage Reunion activities, because the magic of the San Juan doesn't need to stop once the trip is over. All past River Rampage participants and their families are invited!

To RSVP for this event contact Nicholas Chvostovsky (602)509-7999 nicholas.chvostovsky@jfcsaz.org

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Volunteer Orientation
Oct
15
6:00 PM18:00

Volunteer Orientation

 

We are so excited that you are interested in Volunteering with Daring Adventures. Volunteer Orientation will introduce new volunteers and refresh existing volunteers about the purpose, mission and enjoyment of volunteerism with Daring Adventures. If you are interested in becoming a Daring Adventures volunteer, please use the link to sign up below:

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Exploring AZ Hike - Mogollon Rim
Oct
14
8:00 AM08:00

Exploring AZ Hike - Mogollon Rim

  • Ability360 Sports & Fitness Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come join us and our partners Ability360, Barrows, and AZSCIS at the Mogollon Rim on our first hike of the Exploring AZ Hiking Series.

All trails are accessible and adaptive hiking equipment is available upon request!

Activity Fee: $10 per person, plus one family member

Transportation (if needed): $15 per person

Bring a sack lunch and water!

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All Abilities Cycling
Oct
13
9:00 AM09:00

All Abilities Cycling

  • 9850 North 23rd Avenue Phoenix, AZ, 85029 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come try our different bikes and discover the FUN of cycling. Open to all abilities and skill levels. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, riding and adaptive cycle or using a standard road bike; whether you want to ride with friends or you come to learn alone... come on out and bike with us.

We have numerous cycles available to fit all skill levels and accommodations. We will fit you to a cycle and provide basic instruction depending on your needs. Once you've got the hang of it, hit the trails for a fun ride with friends or family, accompanied by a volunteer. Experienced DA cyclists welcome as equipment availability allows.

DA will provide:

  • trained staff and volunteers to fit cycles and accompany you on trails

  • a cycle to match your ability level

  • helmets and all safety/adaptive equipment

Walk-ins are welcome, however to ensure we have enough cycles and volunteers available, please pre-register.

Pre-registration: $15

Only $10 to join the fun if you bring your own bike!

Late registration/walk-in fee: +$5

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Daring Adventures Board Member Orientation
Oct
11
6:00 PM18:00

Daring Adventures Board Member Orientation

  • Daring Adventures/Telephone Pioneers of America Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Board Orientation Agenda


Purpose and Goals of Daring Adventures
1. Mission, Vision, Values and Who We Serve
2. History
3. Orientation and Meeting Binder
4. Organization chart
5. Daring Adventures Activities
6. Activity Log

Financial and Commitment to Success
1. Strategic Goals
2. Financials- budget, balance statement, profit and loss statement, budget vs actuals
3. Qualifying Charitable Organization under the Az Tax Credit Program
4. Committees
5. “Discover Daring Adventures”
6. I am a Board Member – How do I Fundraise?
7. 2018 Priorities
8. Best Practice – Governing Board Role
9. Best Practice – Managements Role
10. Best Practice – Boards Role
11. Your Commitment
12. Staffs Commitment

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Sunset Cycling
Oct
9
4:00 PM16:00

Sunset Cycling

  • Rose Mofford Sports Complex, East Sports Complex (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Enjoy the beautiful sunset while cycling along Phoenix canals! Open to all abilities. Ride as a group or 1:1 with a volunteer.

We have cycles, helmets & adaptive equipment to fit your needs. Lights are provided to guide the way. Pre-register one week ahead to avoid late registration fee.


Pre-register before October 2nd: $15.
Bring your bike: only $5
Late registration fee: an additional $5.

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Breaking Barriers Youth Paddling Program - Celebration
Oct
6
8:00 AM08:00

Breaking Barriers Youth Paddling Program - Celebration

The Breaking Barriers Program 2018 is conducted by Ability360. 

The Breaking Barriers Youth Program allows youth of all abilities the opportunity to participate regularly in three different activities; competitive swimming, kayaking and paddle boarding, and rock climbing.


To learn more about the program and to sign-up please go to: http://ability360.org/sports/breaking-barriers

VOLUNTEERS Sign up here

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Grand Canyon Camping Trip
Sep
30
to Oct 3

Grand Canyon Camping Trip

  • Grand Canyon South Rim Trail (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come on out and explore one of the Famous World Wonders with Daring Adventures. Daring Adventures will be taking a trip up north to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. We will hike, see amazing views, visit the South Rim Lodge and Visitors Center, and participate in numerous camp activities!

Sign Up is Closed now for this activity.

We still need VOLUNTEERS!

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Civitan Dance-A-Thon
Sep
28
to Sep 29

Civitan Dance-A-Thon

Daring Adventures is going to have a booth showing everyone what we are all about at the Civitan Foundations first Dance-A-Thon on September 28, 2018.

The Dance-A-Thon is a 12-hour dance party and there will be dance demonstrations, live music, games, food and fun doing what everyone loves to do: Dance! For more information and If you are interested in attending the Dance-a-Thon, you are encouraged to sign up at: http://www.civitanfoundationaz.com/dance/ 

By supporting Civitan you will help them expand their programs and services that enrich the lives of people with disabilities. Their mission is to provide the community an accessible, safe, and affordable environment while delivering superior life experiences to enhance the quality of life for children and adults with developmental disabilities.

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Discover Daring Adventures
Sep
20
6:00 PM18:00

Discover Daring Adventures

Discover Daring Adventures is a 1-hour “tour” of the mission of Daring Adventures. It is NOT a solicitation for funding. It is an opportunity to learn about the programs and services we provide our community and an invitation to become an outdoor adventurer with our program- if you want...!
 

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Discover Daring Adventures
Sep
13
10:00 AM10:00

Discover Daring Adventures

  • Daring Adventures/Telephone Pioneer Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Discover Daring Adventures is a 1-hour “tour” of the mission of Daring Adventures. It is NOT a solicitation for funding. It is an opportunity to learn about the programs and services we provide our community and an invitation to join in our outdoor adventures... if you want to!

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Barrow Connection - Day on the Lake
Sep
6
to Sep 8

Barrow Connection - Day on the Lake

Daring Adventures will be volunteering at the Barrow Connection's Day on the Lake event at Bartlett Lake. We will be assisting with the kayaking portion of Day on the Lake (this is not a Daring Adventure's event).

For more information and to sign up for Day on the Lake, visit

https://www.barrowneuro.org/patients-families/find-a-support-group/the-barrow-connection/day-on-the-lake/

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Volunteer Orientation
Sep
4
6:00 PM18:00

Volunteer Orientation

 

We are so excited that you are interested in Volunteering with Daring Adventures. Volunteer Orientation will introduce new volunteers and refresh existing volunteers about the purpose, mission and enjoyment of volunteerism with Daring Adventures. If you are interested in becoming a Daring Adventures volunteer, please use the link to sign up below:

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Sled Hockey
Aug
25
3:00 PM15:00

Sled Hockey

Daring Adventures is partnering up with DIV C National Sled Hockey Champions to bring you some fun on the ice! Come on in out of the heat and experience skating in a sled, learn some basic skills, participate in drills and possibly experience a scrimmage focused on fun.

Coyotes Sled Hockey Players will be on hand to provide free training and mentorship!

Important reminder:
Please arrive 45 Minutes before ice time to be fitted for equipment. Closed toed shoes only. No exceptions.
All equipment provided

Registration is closed for this event

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Phoenix Summit Challenge ORIENTATION
Aug
14
6:00 PM18:00

Phoenix Summit Challenge ORIENTATION

  • Daring Adventures/Telephone Pioneer Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Phoenix Summit Challenge is the premier hiking event highlighting the vastness, beauty and physical challenge of the 31,000 acres of the Phoenix desert preserves. This year, 1200 hikers of all ages and abilities will be able to join the challenge and climb the summits of Phoenix!

This year's PSC will take place all day on November 17, 2018. Daring Adventures will lead groups through the PHX4 and the AllAbilities4! Practice hikes will take place on four Wednesday evenings leading up to the event: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3 and 11/10. Mark your calendars now!

Orientation is for participants and volunteers interested in being part of this incredible hiking event. We will discuss registration and fees, event trails/summits, training hikes and conditioning options, hiking safety/how to be prepared and event day transportation.

Cost:

  • All Abilities: $60
  • PHX 4: $95

For more information on the Phoenix Summit Challenge, visit:
https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/trails/psc

**  Volunteers - To sign up for this Orientation, go to our Volunteer Sign Up page and find Orientation for PSC 8/14/18 event.

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Linx Camping
Aug
10
to Aug 12

Linx Camping

  • Daring Adventures/Telephone Pioneer Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This kayak/camping trip will be taking place in the pines of Prescott. Daring Adventure participants will meet Friday 8/10 at 8:00am at Telephone Pioneer Park (1946 W Morningside Drive.) The group will depart together at 9 am and head to the camp ground to check in. The campsite is the Eagle Ridge Group Campground - Peregrine. 


Activities for this camping trip may include kayaking, hiking, camp fire, smores, campfire songs and stories, animal bingo, talent shows, and MORE.


Daring Adventures participants will car pool back to Telephone Pioneer Park, and the estimated time of arrival back at Telephone Pioneer Park is 4pm.
Orientation : August 1st - 6-7:30PM
Orientation is required for trip, and payment will be collected at orientation.

Registration for trip: 
CLOSED for Participants
VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED.  <-- Sign Up by clicking on the link and going to the event to sign up.

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Lynx Lake Camping Orientation
Aug
1
6:00 PM18:00

Lynx Lake Camping Orientation

  • Daring Adventures/ Telephone Pioneer Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This is a mandatory orientation for all those who are attending the Lynx Lake Camping Trip on August 10-12th.

At this orientation we will be going through the following: Itinerary, Directions, Packing, Equipment, Menu, Payment and Transportation.

Please bring a completed participant application form if not already filled out, as well as payment!

Cost:

Participant: $120

Caregiver: $60

Transportation (optional): $45

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Volunteer Orientation
Jul
31
6:00 PM18:00

Volunteer Orientation

 

We are so excited that you are interested in Volunteering with Daring Adventures. Volunteer Orientation will introduce new volunteers and refresh existing volunteers about the purpose, mission and enjoyment of volunteerism with Daring Adventures. If you are interested in becoming a Daring Adventures volunteer, please use the link to sign up below:

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Sled Hockey
Jul
28
12:00 PM12:00

Sled Hockey

Daring Adventures is partnering up with DIV C National Sled Hockey Champions to bring you some fun on the ice! Come on in out of the heat and experience skating in a sled, learn some basic skills, participate in drills and possibly experience a scrimmage focused on fun.

Coyotes Sled Hockey Players will be on hand to provide free training and mentorship!

Important reminder:
Please arrive 45 Minutes before ice time to be fitted for equipment. Closed toed shoes only. No exceptions.
All equipment provided

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River Rampage
Jul
19
to Jul 24

River Rampage

  • Daring Adventures/Telephone Pioneer Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

River Rampage is a river rafting and wilderness experience focused on giving youth a taste of the outdoors while teaching compassion, healthy risk-taking, and the understanding of people's differences. This trip is for teens (14-20) with visible/invisible disabilities or facing significant life challenges that affect their daily life. Join us as we raft 26 miles and camp down the San Juan river is SE Utah for a trip you will never forget!

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