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Experiential Learning Associates

Life Coaching • Leadership & Team Development • Outdoor Education
Open today until 5:00 PM
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As of August 14, 2021 we will continue to be diligent in managing the Coronavirus. We have not tossed out the masks. We strongly recommend that unvaccinated participants wear masks when in close proximity to others, including outside. You likely will see some of our facilitators wearing masks ...

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Here's a great way to rebuild your school, corporate or work culture. La Foret Retreat and Conference Center has it all in Black Forest CO. Beautiful high ropes course, low elements plus super comfy accommodations. Our facilitators are on top of their game, dialed into social emotional learnin...

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A podcast interview took me down memory lane last month to when we started the Wilderness Camp program at CU Boulder Science Discovery Program. In 1989 we started multi-day overnight trips with the intention of connecting youth to the natural world, outdoor sciences, adventure and community buil...

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I’m Coaching! Transformational Coaching!
For over 40 years I’ve developed, instructed, facilitated and administered all kinds of programs…With youth, college students, adults in recovery, corporate groups - in the wilderness, on public lands, on challenge courses and in classrooms. I’m adding a...

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ELA is once again offering exciting community building programs! After some time to process how Covid is and has affected daily life, we began to research, attend webinars and practice ways of maintaining physical distance while staying socially connected - crucial to our survival and mental hea...

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Change is underway! My transformative coaching business emerged as a result. I spent years learning how to find find my ground after a devastating job change about 10 years ago. As most people, I've lived through loss - death & divorce - and little trauma's along the way. I've learned to breat...

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We support humanity. We represent kindness, social and environmental justice. We hold all sentient beings and the natural world as essential to survival.


5 years ago
- Josh L
We are a consortium of local educators, therapists and business owners coming together to support the growth & development of youth, community programs & corporate teams.

Our passion is creating dynamic leadership programs utilizing a variety of tools including low & high ropes course elements.  We are at the intersection of current business practices, educational trends and therapeutic processes. Hands-down we have been in the business longer than most in the metro-Denver area.  

We are lifelong learners in the pursuit of making a difference in the lives of our students & clients. 

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  • (720) 291-6390
  • (720) 470-2313

Business Hours

Mon:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tue:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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