Final Blog Post For Colorado Discovery Family!

Colorado Discovery Family! Sadly this is the last blog we will be posting. First, thank you for all those who followed our blog posts. Parents… this trip can only be possible because of you. This trip has given your child new experiences and life growing challenges that will help them through life. We took our […]

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Last Day of Mountain Biking

Update written by Andrew and Halem: This morning we got to sleep in! After a good night of sleep, Izzy (the leader of the day) woke us all up at 9 am so that we would be able to go biking before Jody had to leave. Once we all woke up, the cook crew for […]

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Final Day Of Fun!

Jon: The last two weeks were a blast, and I enjoyed all the activities. The best part was the rafting. Everyone I met was really nice and friendly. The group was always positive. Tyson and Kinzie are the reason why the trip was so much fun. The trip was full of fun activities and awesome […]

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Mountain Biking the Amazing Rocky Mountains

Update written by Nevaeh and Jonathan: We woke up to a nice breeze in a grassy campground with showers. Our campsite was very nice and had a great a view. Breakfast was great as always. It always feels good to have something fresh like fruit for breakfast. The leader of the day is Vaughn, he […]

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Our Top 5 Highlights of the Day

Update from students Izzy & Vaughn: Today we will be talking about our top five highlights of the day. We will start at five and work our way up to our best moment. Wish us luck! 5: Our choice for number five is shopping in the city mart in Moab. No matter what we do, […]

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Last Day Whitewater Rafting

Update from students Andrew and Halem: We all started the day by waking up outside after a great night of sleep under the stars. For breakfast we had sausage and egg sandwiches which were scrumptious. After breakfast we packed up camp and got ready for our last day on the river.  Today was a stretch […]

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Two Days on the Colorado River

First day update by Izzy and Vaughn: We had a very relaxing day rafting on the Colorado River. We started the morning off in an amazing campground with grass and showers. Vaughn, Andrew, and Jon set up breakfast for the group, and we ate and got packed for the river trip. After breakfast we loaded […]

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Rock Climbing in Colorado

Update by Izzy, Andrew, and Halem: Everyone woke up well rested and ready for the day’s fun activities. We started off with the usual cereal and bagels for breakfast. While the group ate, Sam and Vaughn pumped out a bunch of sandwiches for lunch later. All of us helped quickly load up the van so […]

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Rafting on the Arkansas River

Update by Jonathan and Neveah: Yesterday was a really fun day and full of excitement. We started off with finally being able to sleep in till 8 a.m. When we woke up, we ate breakfast like always, but this time we all were up at the same time. Much smoother morning. After breakfast, we got ready […]

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Trail Service Project On La Plata

Update from team Lilium Pumpernickle on July 1: We are team Lilum Pumpernickle (Samuel and Vaughn). Today was a very action-packed day! We are the last of the groups to do the first round of blogging. Let’s hope we do well! We woke up bright and early at 5 a.m. and started to pack up […]

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