Colorado Climbing Series Summer 2013

Date: 23 Oct, 2013  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

VetEx climbed and trained all summer long in the Colorado high country.  VetEx Climbing Teams stood on the summits of Longs Peak, Mt. Meeker, Crestone Needle, Humboldt Peak, Mt. Shavano, Tabeguache Peak, Mt. Harvard, Mt. Yale, Mt. Belford, Missouri Mountain, and Huron Peak.  Our veteran teams trained in mountaineering and mountain travel techniques. Longs Peak was

VetEx Alaska Expedition with Wild River Guides

Date: 21 Oct, 2013  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

July 29th – August 7th, 2013 Disabled Fly Casters and Army Veterans on the Togiak River  Originally posted here: By Mark Rutherford A week on the Togiak River with Warren MacDonald, who fly fishes from his wheelchair, and with Nick Watson – disabled Army Ranger / founder of Veterans Expeditions, and Dick Watson, his father –

Veteran Outside Adventure Film School May 13-19 2013

Date: 03 Oct, 2013  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

VETERAN STORY TELLERS TEAM UP WITH THE OUTSIDE ADVENTURE FILM SCHOOL By Army Veteran Joshua Brandon Originally posted  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

VetEx Snowshoe Meet-up 1: Rocky Mountain National Park Saturday January 19th with special Guest Team Rubicon

Date: 29 Dec, 2012  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

VetEx invites all of Colorado’s Veterans (and out of state veterans) to Snowshoe the land defended this January 19th.  We welcome our friends at Team Rubicon to join us.  This will be the first of 3 snowshoe trips this season and it will be our easiest.  Beginners come on out and give this one  a

Gear Reviews by Veterans Who Know Gear

Date: 04 Jun, 2012  No Comments  Joshua Oakley

Gear reviews will be written by military veterans who have been using and testing gear as they train with VetEx for upcoming expeditions, races, and events. The criteria for the reviews has been created with knowledge and experience of both military deployments and wilderness guiding. We bring a very practical approach to our reviews. Please note that