Hoofers Adapt

Promoting accessibility and inclusion in outdoor pursuits at UW-Madison and in the greater Madison community


Who We Are

A community of passionate individuals who advocate for equitable access to nature and the outdoors.

As members of Hoofers Adapt, we:

  • Brainstorm and implement new ways to promote accessibility in the outdoors
  • Collaborate to plan accessible events with Hoofer clubs
  • Help make adapted outdoor events a success
  • Attend meetings to discuss important accessibility issues and plan future inclusive events
  • Attend trainings to learn more about adapted outdoor recreation
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Get Involved

By joining Hoofers Adapt, you will:

  • Make a meaningful contribution toward promoting an inclusive outdoor community in Madison
  • Gain hands on, practical experience in social justice, marketing, and leadership
  • Expand personal and professional networks

Hoofers Adapt meetings are held in Mendota Lodge at the Memorial Union.

For more information, email adapt@hoofers.org, find us on Facebook under Hoofer Ambassadors, or follow us on Instagram at hoofer_ambassadors!

Upcoming Events

  • Adapted Climbing at Boulder's East Side Location: January 26th 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Winterfest Adapted Ski Clinic: February 3rd 9:00am - 12:00pm