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Hike & History: Quick's Homestead

Hike & History: Quick's Homestead

Here’s a video of another favorite place on property, Quick’s Homestead. The following is a brief history compiled from information from our resident ...

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Smell Test - Sensory Awareness Activity

Today, we bring you another sensory awareness activity - this time focusing on the sense of smell! The sense of smell is connected to so many of our o...

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A Repeat After Me Song

Sing along with High Trails’ director, Elizabeth Marable, as she leads members of the High Trails year-round leadership team in “Hey-Bo-Diddley-Bop.”

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People of Sanborn: Sarah and Logan

People of Sanborn: Sarah and Logan

Names: Sarah Adler and Logan Parr Current Roles: Director Team of High Trails Outdoor Education Center Tenures at COEC: Sarah’s first fall season was ...

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Little Blue Time Lapse

Remember the experience of sitting at Vespers? Feeling a sense of calm and being able to reflect on the week ahead is such a privilege. It’s one of ou...

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Calves at Witcher Ranch

Calves at Witcher Ranch

The little one on the left, was born just this morning! Once, a calf is born, our Ranch Manager Eric, will bring the new calf and it’s Mama into the ...

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People of Sanborn: Ariella

People of Sanborn: Ariella

Name: Ariella Rogge Current Role: Co-Director of High Trails Tenure at Sanborn: Ariella spent 11 years as a camper and a staff member and then returne...

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Favorite Places on Property: B-Bluff

Join Big Spring Director Mark as he takes us to one of his favorite places on property - the top of B-Bluff. There are some beautiful views of other c...

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People of Sanborn: Kado

People of Sanborn: Kado

Name: Kado Marino Current Role: Big Spring Program Director Tenure at Sanborn: Kado’s first summer was in 2018. He taught as an HTOEC instructor durin...

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People of Sanborn: Mark

People of Sanborn: Mark

Name: Mark Rutberg Current Role: Co-Director for Big Spring Tenure at Sanborn: Mark’s first summer was in 2016 as an Outbacker counselor. Since then, ...

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2019 Summer Session Slideshows

2019 Summer Session Slideshows

At the end of each month long session everyone at High Trails and Big Spring come together for a fun evening that includes a themed dance, the co-ed d...

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People of Sanborn: Charles

People of Sanborn: Charles

Name: Charles (also known as Chucky, Chucky Apples, Nunzi, Finster) Current Role: Riding Program Manager at Big Spring Tenure at Sanborn: Charles was ...

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