A division of Elevated Mountain Guides

Outdoor Mentorship for Utah’s refugee youth

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Utah is home to over 60,000 refugees. Embark is a program that introduces wilderness skills, rock climbing, and snow sports to young women in Salt Lake and Utah County’s ever-growing refugee community.

Embark is a Division of Elevated Mountain Guides.

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Get out with us!

We’d love to have your help. If you climb, hike, or would rather assist in admin and program operations, there may be a place for you within Embark. Get in touch with us for details.

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Our Mission

We believe that a challenge today becomes a tool for tomorrow. We also believe that the outdoors is a space we all share, no matter where we come from, and understanding how to engage with the outdoors helps bridge cultural gaps.

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