Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado

Recreation Programs

*New One Day Recreation Therapy Sessions facilitated by a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist! Scroll down to Register!

2020 Schedule 

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

Multi-day Application

Volunteer Application

One-day and Social Events

*In Person Recreation Programs With BOEC Suspended. Stay tuned for updates

Multi-Day Programs

Frozen Assets Adaptive Ski Program

January 6-10, $1,390

Enjoy fresh snow! The Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado (BIAC) is offering a five day retreat in partnership with the Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC).  Activities include skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, and tubing.  This program is designed for adults living with a brain injury.  The program is based out of BOEC’s accessible Scott Griffith Lodge, and include meals and plenty of time to relax and enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery. Adaptive ski and snowboard lessons will be run through the adaptive ski program at the BOEC.  The retreat is open to all levels.


Challenge by Choice #1

July 11-17, $1,890

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


Challenge by Choice  #2

August 1-7, $1,890

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


Challenge by Choice  #3

August 15-21, $1,890

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


Ruby & Horse Thief Canyons River Excursion 

August 31-September 4, $970

Join us for a gentle float downstream and enjoy the scenery you only thought existed. You will be travel by van to Grand Junction and put into the water there.  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. The journey begins and ends at the Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC). Accommodations at the beginning and end of your trip will be at the Scott Griffith Lodge in Breckenridge.

Creative Minds 

September 11-14, $990

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


Social Events

Check back regularly to see our social events during 2020

One-day Programs

Low ROPES Day at the Park – Adults

Learn how recreational interventions aid in obtaining a more independent and self-motivated leisure lifestyle.

Offered in person!

Date and Time
Tuesday October 13th
5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.

Location
Meet at Washington Park Playground
701 S Franklin St, Denver, CO 80209

*Guidelines/Questionnaire and Release/Liability waiver will be needed to attend. Will be sent via Email and provided on site.

Information and Registration

Low ROPES Day at the Park – Youth

Learn how recreational interventions aid in obtaining a more independent and self-motivated leisure lifestyle.

Offered in person!

Date and Time
Wednesday October 14th
5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.

Location
Meet at Washington Park Playground
701 S Franklin St, Denver, CO 80209

*Guidelines/Questionnaire and Release/Liability waiver will be needed to attend. Will be sent via Email and provided on site.

Information and Registration


Indoor Rock Climbing

TBD – Keep an eye out for updates!

Contact Information

Michael Zavala, CTRS

Adaptive Recreation & Activities Coordinator
Phone: 303-562-0401
Toll-free: 1-800-955-2443
Email: Michael@BIAColorado.org