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NBC Today | Vail Veterans get wounded warriors moving in the snow
July 2, 2015

On these Colorado ski slopes, wounded veterans are not only learning a sport they once thought was out of reach, they’re also gaining confidence to rebuild their lives. “The thing about skiing, once I’m up there on the mountain, I’m on equal footing with everybody else,” Col. Gregory Gadson told TODAY during his fourth trip… Read more »

Nightly News | Brian Williams’ ‘Making a Difference’ with the Vail Veterans Program
June 26, 2015

Featured on NBC’s Nightly News with Brian Williams,  the Vail Veterans Program brings wounded veterans and their families to ‘find their new normal’ in the mountains of Vail, Colorado. Interviews with David Rosel, Cheryl Jensen, Melissa Stockwell, Gregory Gadson and others…  

Vail Daily | Injured Marine Daniel Riley, Monoskier, Skies the Famed Minturn Mile

Vail Veterans Program board member Daniel Riley, monoskier, skied the famed Minturn Mile.  Daniel skied the Mile with his friend, Josh, who was his instructor at the first Vail Veterans Program event Daniel attended in 2012. Read the entire article here. 

Can mountains heal people?

Can they open our hearts? Create a lasting memory? Crack a smile? Reconnect us to family? At the Vail Veterans Program, we think they can—because we see it happen. It’s why we offer military injured and their families free world-class therapeutic programs designed to build confidence, create life-long relationships, and tap into the freedom the mountains bring out in all of us.

The War’s Final Amputee Read More

Being at the Vail Veterans Program has been an eye opener for me. I am so protective of Greg and sometimes I wonder if I am more nervous about everything than he is. But seeing him say, “Go faster” when he was horseback riding lifted my confidence in him so much and it is such… Read more »

Sgt. Greg Foster (Ret.) & Colleen

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