MILITARY SUMMER PROGRAMS

We welcome members of the Armed Forces and Veterans with a disability to participate in any of our adaptive programs, free of charge.


Check out our 2020 Summer Veteran Programs below.  Pre-registration is required!

June 13th – Bike the beautiful Going to the Sun Road

Bike in Glacier Park before its open to vehicle traffic!  Bikes & helmets provided as needed (e-bike, standard, and adaptive cycles available).  Lunch provided.  8:30AM – 3PM.  Contact Adam Jones at the Kalispell Vet Center to learn about transportation.  Register by June 5th through the steps below.  Only 10 spots are available!

June 25th – White Water Rafting in Glacier

Join us for a full-day whitewater, with lunch on the river  – w/ Wild River Adventures in West Glacier.  Must arrive to Wild River by 9:45AM.  Plan on a 5 hour trip down the best rapids in Glacier!  Space available for 10 Veterans  + 1 caregiver/family member per Vet; min. age 16 years old. Must register by June 22nd through the steps below.  Contact Adam Jones at the Kalispell Vet Center to learn about transportation.

July 17th – Family Water Sports Day on Echo Lake

Join us at a private property on Echo Lake.  Family welcome!
Water Skiing, wakeboarding, tubing, pontoon boat rides, kayaking, paddleboarding and swimming.   Lunch provided.  10A – 3P.  Register by July 6th through the steps below.  Contact Adam Jones at the Kalispell Vet Center to learn about transportation.

July 31st – Kayak & Paddleboard on Foys Lake

Enjoy a nice day paddling on flat-water. 10A-2PM, lunch included.  Register by July 25th through the steps below.  Only 10 spots are available! Contact Adam Jones at the Kalispell Vet Center to learn about transportation.

Aug. 3rd – Water Ski, Wake Board & Wake Surf Day

Whitefish Lake
Learn a new sport or improve your skills.   9:30A-2PM, lunch included.  Come enjoy a great day on the water. Register by July 27th through the steps below.  Only 10 spots are available! Contact Adam Jones at the Kalispell Vet Center to learn about transportation.

Aug. 28th – Kayaking & Paddleboarding on Ashley Lake

Fun in the sun!  Come enjoy a great day on the incredibly blue water of Ashley Lake.  10A-2PM, lunch included.  Register by Aug. 24th through the steps below.  Only 10 spots are available! Contact Adam Jones at the Kalispell Vet Center to learn about transportation.

Sept. 19th – Mountain Bike Skills & Ride at Whitefish Bike Retreat

All level riders welcome!  Bike rentals available.  9:30A-2PM, lunch included.  Register by Sept. 14 th through the steps below.  Only 10 spots are available! Contact Adam Jones at the Kalispell Vet Center to learn about transportation.

Registration Info:

  1. Log in with your UserName and Password:  Each individual participant must have a unique login and account.
  2. Update Your Profile:  Once logged-in, go to the navigation drop-down on the right side and select “Update My Profile“.
    • Complete ALL information that is labeled for “All Users” or “Participants”.   Missing information may delay your participation.  This information will be securely stored in our system and you’ll only need to review it once a year or update on an as-needed basis.  
  3. SIGN UP for Summer Programs by going back to the navigation on the right and selecting “Veteran Registration-Summer 2020
    • Please complete this form as thoroughly as possible
  4. Liability Waiver and Media Release.  Click HERE to complete the TWO separate online forms.  Family members must complete separate forms for each person attending.

Here is a How-To Video that walks you through the steps to register as a returning participant.

Questions?  Email: programs@dreamadaptive.org or call 406-862-1817 and we’ll be glad to help!

New Participants  If you are new to DREAM or haven’t participated in a few years, follow the steps below to create a new account in our system and register for the summer Veteran programs.  Here is a how-to video that shows the registration process as well.

  1. CREATE an Account:  Each individual participant must have a unique login and account.
    • Click on the following link to Create an Account
    • Once you’ve created an account, follow the prompts and Log-In.
  2. Update Your Profile:  Once logged-in, go to the navigation drop-down on the right side and select “Update My Profile“.
    • Complete ALL information that is labeled for “All Users” or “Participants”.   Missing information may delay your participation.  This information will be securely stored in our system and you’ll only need to review it once a year or update on an as-needed basis.  
  3. SIGN UP for Summer Opportunities by going back to the navigation on the right and selecting “Veteran Registration-Summer 2020
    • Please complete this form as thoroughly as possible.
  4. Liability Waiver and Media Release.  Click HERE to complete the TWO separate online forms.  Family members must complete separate forms for each person attending.

Questions?  Email: programs@dreamadaptive.org or call 406.862.1817 and we’ll be glad to help!


Special Thanks To:

This program was funded in part by a grant from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. The opinions, findings, and conclusions stated herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.