VetEx teamed up with Dvorak Expeditions to run our first whitewater rafting/rock climbing expedition in Browns Canyon Colorado this June. This trip will run annually with the help of local fundraising in Salida Colorado. Contact VetEx to find out how you can help with fundraising or sign up for next years trip. This trip was
VETERAN STORY TELLERS TEAM UP WITH THE OUTSIDE ADVENTURE FILM SCHOOL By Army Veteran Joshua Brandon Originally posted http://sierraclub.typepad.com/missionoutdoors/2013/06/sierra-club-veteran-story-tellers-and-the-outside-adventure-film-school.html Traversing the Great Sand Dunes “You defended your country once, now your country needs you again” was the idea we left with our military and veteran filmmakers as we celebrated the debut of the Sierra Club’s
How does a group of veterans get the chance to climb with elite mountaineer Conrad Anker? Why organize such a trip? These are the questions asked of me after unloading the van from our latest trip to Montana. They are easy questions to answer. This was Conrad’s idea I say. It came about when VetEx
VetEx will snowshoe to Crater Lakes Saturday the 30th of March. This will be our fourth and final snowshoe of the season. The Crater Lakes Snowshoe is a beginner snowshoe. This day trip is appropriate for all abilities and those who have never been on snowshoes. Snowshoes sponsored by Kahtoola. What: VetEx Meet-Up Snowshoe beginner in difficulty, Crater Lakes, Rollinsville, Colorado.
VetEx will climb Mt. Elbert (14,440 feet) Saturday the 16th of March. This will be our third snowshoe of the season. The Mt.Elbert snowshoe will be intermediate in difficulty and any bad weather will make the summit an even greater challenge. If you have never climbed a Colorado 14er before, this snowshoe is not for
I spent last week in Salt Lake City, Utah at the Outdoor Retailer Show. I was there to find out what outdoor companies are working with military veterans and to remind companies to consider veterans in their marketing of outdoor gear. My goal was to partner my veteran non-profit (Veterans Expeditions or VetEx) with any outdoor company