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Relevant Local (western Colorado) Web Sites:

Center for Independence
Grand Junction, Colorado - not-for-profit, non-residential, grassroots, State of Colorado certified independent living center, assisting people with disabilities since 1982.

Outdoor Recreation:

Adaptive Adventures
Evergreen, Colorado - a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with disabilities and their families through outdoor sports & recreation. The organization was created in 1999 by a group of physically challenged individuals who saw the need to increase awareness and participation in sports and recreation for the disabled. Adaptive cycling, water-skiing, and winter sports.
Adaptive Sports Association
Durango, Colorado - Adventures of a lifetime for people with physical and cognitive disabilities. Summer and Winter activities include skiing, snowboarding, whitewater rafting, sea kayaking, hiking, fishing, sailing, 4x4 adventures, canoeing. A non-profit organization.
Adaptive Sports Center (ASC)
Crested Butte, Colorado - a non-profit organization that provides year-round recreation activities for people with disabilities and their families.
Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC)
Breckenridge, Colorado - the BOEC was established in Breckenridge, Colorado, in 1976 as educational organization to provide outdoor experiences for people with disabilities and to train the instructors who work with special populations. A non-profit organization.
Challenge Aspen
Aspen, Colorado - Challenge Aspen at Snowmass located in the Roaring Fork Valley is a non-profit organization that provides recreational, arts and cultural experiences for individuals with mental or physical disabilities and their families and friends.
Disabled Sports USA
Offers nationwide sports rehabilitation programs to anyone with a permanent physical disability. Activities include winter skiing, water sports, summer and winter competitions, fitness and special sports events.
National Sports Center for the Disabled
Winter Park, Colorado - offering outdoor recreation opportunities to individuals with disabilities.
New England Handicapped Sports Association (NEHSA)
Newbury, New Hampshire - at Mount Sunapee Resort, offers adaptive ski and Snowboard lessons to people of all ages and all disabilities.
U.S. Adaptive Recreation Center
Big Bear Lake, California - works with schools, hospitals, rehabilitation centers and park and recreation departments to serve children and adults with all types of cognitive or physical disabilities.


Freedom Factory
Designers and builders of quality semi-custom and custom winter sports equipment for the disabled community. Their products include Snow Glider walker, Revolution Pro Comp mono-ski, and the Mogul Master.
Spokes 'n Motion
Spokes 'n Motion is a specialist in adaptive sports equipment and the promotion of sports equipment for the Disabled.

Sports Wear:

Killtec Killtec, an official sponsor of CDA's Ski and Snowboard Team uniforms, produces high-quality technical outdoor sports wear. Killtec outfitted the entire CDA team in their top-level jackets and pants. Killtec set no obligations on CDA for this tremendous donation and sponsorship. Their Tech-Line 10 lineup of ski wear is a strong and durable polyamide designed for extreme winter conditions. A polyurethane coating membrane guarantees waterproofness and active moisture vapor transmission. Dirt resistant and easy care. Tech-Line 10 features is 10000 gm fabric. Killtec's ski jackets draw attention and admiration from everyone else on the hill. See Killtec's sports wear at www.killtec.com. In Grand Junction Killtec sports wear is available at Gene Taylor's Sporting Goods.
LOKI LOKI offers outerwear tops, jackets and accessories for outdoor, snowsport and everyday use. Featuring the patented 6-way Loki hat design and patent pending integrated Loki Mitt and Facesheild in outerwear, Loki is a leader in versatile gear. Now one has everything they need unobtrusivly at the ready yet cannot lose their mitts, neck warmer, hat or facemask as it is part of the Loki system. Experience it for yourself a www.lokiusa.com or call 970-248-9693.
Spyder Like the best sports car, Spyder is highly technical, spirited, and commands attention. CDA's coaches and instructors have been enjoying the best in ski wear from Spyder for the past few years. Thanks to Spyder's generosity, the staff uniforms were made to us at a price that we can afford. Spyder's premium technologies, sophisticated look, custom hardware, and exclusive trims are employed in each style, including stretch materials, exclusive X-static silver fiber insulation, taped critical seams, Dermizax-EV 20,000mm waterproof lamination, and Spylon+ water repellent finish. This is skiwear in its finest form. See it at www.spyder.com

Travel Guides:

Access Anything
Accessible Colorado is the first in a series series of adventure travel guides for travelers with disabilities.
Wired on Wheels
Rating America for accessibility.