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Staff Base Camp: Read, Use, Enjoy!​

Announcements and Updates  ​

2020 Telluride Academy
Staff Training: May 26-29 & June 5

Staff training is fast approaching! This is an INTENSE four days and we ask that you remain present, engaged, open-minded and energetic. Get sleep, eat well and stay hydrated! We will work hard to make it fun, educational and a valuable experience for you! We will also strive to finish each day as close to schedule as possible. Throughout training we will feed you and let you run around! You will meet some great people and probably laugh a million times! Come prepared to step outside your bubble and prepare yourself for an incredible summer as an Academy instructor!


Drop Box

Username: luke@tellurideacademy.org​

Password: Summer2019

Staff Handbook Addendum ​

Male / Female

Issued Gear


activities and games

Parent, Student and

Staff Communication

Age appropriate 

hiking trails

Popular Camping 


Games, Activities, Ideas and Websites! ​

Telluride Scavenger Hunt (Difficult)

Telluride Scavenger Hunt (Easy)

Cemetery Scavenger Hunt

Let's Get Weird

Scavenger Hunt

Indoor and Outdoor

Activity Buffet

Science Themed

Award Template


Award Template

Association for

Experiential Education

Generation Wild

National Inclusion


Children & Nature


Great Games Websites


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Five Day

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Two Week

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Four Day

Incident Report


Accident Report


Waivers for Outfiters

Telluride Crossfit


Circle K Waiver

Maps....Don't Get Lost! 

Miramonte Res.

Herndon Ranch

Wedding Site

Hanging Flume

Session 1

Session 4.2

Session 2/ 2.1

Session 5/5.1


Session 2.2


Session 5.2

Session 3/3.1


Session 6/6.1


Session 3.2


Session 6.2

Session 4/ 4.1

Staff Training

End o' Summer


WARNING! These pro deals are exclusively for Academy staff!
You are NOT to purchase items for friends or family.
You are NOT to try on merchandise locally and/or tell local retailers about our pro deal.
You ARE to purchase and enjoy to your hearts content!

Click on Logo to view pro-pricing. Email Johnny @ solpaddle@gmail.com to place your order.

Click on logo to create your a personal account

Click on logo to create your a personal account

Click link to visit website. Place order by emailing shop@jpwinc.com. All 2019 staff names have been added to a pre-approved list for 30% off.

Click on logo to create your a personal account: Gives you access to dozens of brands including OR, La Sportiva, Kelty, Marmot and more!!

Click on logo to create your a personal account