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2nd Annual Salida Fundraiser at the Salida Community Center

Date: 07 Dec, 2019  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

This Veterans Day how about giving back to a local organization doing a great deal for local and Colorado vets. Come join us for an entertaining evening at our annual Salida Fundraiser. All Proceeds going toward our 2020 Program Schedule. Veterans Expeditions (VetEx) gets over 600 veterans outside every year. On over 40 trips. This


Rock Fest- Beginner to Advanced rock climbing

Date: 18 Oct, 2019  No Comments  NATHAN PERRAULT

Join Veterans Expeditions in New York’s famous Gunks for a weekend of rock climbing! This is the summer version of VetFest (veteran ice climbing festival). Camping, guiding, food, beverages included in event price. Demo climbing gear is also included. You just need your tent and sleeping bag. All climbing gear can be provided. Gear giveaways,


VetFest New Hampshire Ice Climbing- Beginner to Expert

Date: 08 Feb, 2019  No Comments  NATHAN PERRAULT

Join Veterans Expeditions for VetFest 2019.  A day to come meet other vets and get out on the ice for some climbing. All abilities welcome, we will have some of VetEx’s cadre and guides from Cathedral Mountain Guides facilitating the event.  Lodging is included with 24 spaces available. We will also have a non-lodging option


Fall VetFest 1 of 2 Gunks New York Climbing Series

Date: 08 Sep, 2018  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

  Rock climbing in the Gunks, no experience necessary. Gear can be provided. Options to camp at the Gunks AAC campground, New York: 953 NY-299, Gardiner, NY 12525. Contact Dan Wiwczar at dan@vetexpeditions.com for meet up details of this climbing day.   This is the first climbing day of 2. The next climbing day in this


2017 Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta / THIS TRIP IS FULL

Date: 11 Oct, 2017  No Comments  NICK WATSON

This October 11th -15th twelve military veterans will get a unique opportunity to serve as crew and enjoy flights in selected balloons during the 2017 Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta. Enjoy full VIP treatment and VIP passes to the largest balloon festival in the world. Meals and lodging included while at the fiesta. A $50 non-refundable reservation


Liberty Ridge Mt Rainier Climb powered by Therm-A-Rest

Date: 11 Oct, 2016  No Comments  NICK WATSON

  As John Krueger and I rappelled into the Ouray Ice Park on a weekend Veterans Expeditions trip in February of 2016, John said “We should go for the Liberty Ridge on Rainier; it’s totally within our ability.” I muttered something along the lines of “Yeah sounds awesome, let’s do it”—not thinking that it would