Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado

Recreation Programs

2017 Schedule 

We are proud of our multi-day and one-day recreation programs. Participants will experience the best of Colorado with caring, professional and highly experienced staff. The activities include hiking, climbing, a ropes course, cycling and rafting. Winter activities include skiing, snowboarding, tubing, and ice fishing. Survivors from anywhere in the US are welcome to attend.

Multi-day Application – First time applicant

Multi-day Application – Returning applicant

One-day Program Application

Volunteer Application

Multi-Day Programs

April Fools Winter Program

March 30 – April 3 – Cost: $1,390

Join us while the snow is still fabulous for fun on the mountain. How about downhill skiing, cross-country skiing and snowboarding with the Breckenridge Adaptive Ski staff instructing? In addition, try experiencing snow shoeing, ice fishing and tubing. Perfect for first timers and experienced participants.

Program staffed by volunteers, RN, and experienced Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC) staff/instructors and interns.


Challenge by Choice

Challenge by Choice # 1

June 11 – 16 Cost: $1,890

River rafting, ropes course, hand cycling, wall climbing, theme dance. Program staffed by volunteers, RN, and Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC) experienced staff/instructors & interns. Accommodation is at the Griffith Lodge in Breckenridge.


Challenge by Choice # 2

July 9 – 14 Cost: $1,890

River rafting, ropes course, hand cycling, wall climbing, theme dance. Program staffed by volunteers, RN, and Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC) experienced staff/instructors & interns. Accommodation is at the Griffith Lodge in Breckenridge.


Challenge by ChoiceChallenge by Choice  # 3 

July 30 – August 4  Cost: $1,890

River rafting, ropes course, hand cycling, wall climbing, theme dance. Program staffed by volunteers, RN, and Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC) experienced staff/instructors & interns. Accommodation is at the Griffith Lodge in Breckenridge.


Challenge by Choice # 4

August 13 – 18 Cost: $1,890

River rafting, ropes course, hand cycling, wall climbing, theme dance. Program staffed by volunteers, RN, and Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC) experienced staff/instructors & interns. Accommodation is at the Griffith Lodge in Breckenridge.


Ruby & Horse Thief Canyons Canoe Excursion 

August 28 – September 1 Cost: $970

Join us for a gentle float downstream and enjoy scenery you only thought existed. Rumor has it you might see a bald eagle or two. You will experience team building, rafting, camping on shore cooking, fishing, swimming, splashing and star gazing. Journey begins and ends at the Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC). Accommodation is at the Griffith Lodge in Breckenridge.


Creative Minds

September 8 – 11 Cost: $990

Cooking, hiking, field trips, poetry, painting, movement, karaoke, laughter, dancing and socializing.
Program staffed by volunteers, RN, and Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC)  experienced staff/instructors and interns. Accommodation is at the Griffith Lodge in Breckenridge.

Day Programs

IMG_6014Rock Climbing – Learn climbing safety and basic techniques with experienced instructors from the National Sports Center for the Disabled. All ages welcome.

Saturday, May 20 – 10:00am to noon. Tunnel 6 Clear Creek Canyon.  Transportation to and from Denver provided. Cost:$55 (lunch included).


PaddlePaddle Sports – Learn to paddle safely with experienced instructors from the National Sports Center for the Disabled. All ages welcome.  We will have accessible outrigger canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddle boards available.

Thursday, September 5 – 4:00pm -6:00p.m. Bear Creek State Park near Morrison.  Transportation to and from Denver provided. Cost:$45 (BBQ included).

With thanks to Easter Seals of Colorado and the Colorado Respite Coalition for on-going support of our recreation programs.

Contact Information

Linda Heesch

Recreation Programs Coordinator
Phone: 303-562-0401
Email: Linda@BIAColorado.org