Challenge Yourself to Change a Young Life

Create your own

BCM Challenge

5 Ethiopian teens sleeping in a 3-man tent. Thanks Eureka!

Are you passionate about backpacking, running, hiking, paddling, or any other outdoor activity? Have you ever considered biking across America? Thru hiking the Continental Divide Trail? Take on a bucket-list goal while providing a life changing experience for BCM youth. Translate your passion into supporting the BCM mission by creating a BCM Challenge. Let us help you achieve your dreams while helping our teens realize theirs!

create a fundraiser

Plus, as a fundraiser, you’ll be eligible for our monthly prize drawings and an amazing gear package if you raise $2,000.

What’s your next big adventure? Give us a call at 303-271-9200 ext. 303, or email us if you have any questions.


As a thank you for all of your hard work fundraising, BCM sponsors provide our BCM Challenge participants with the following gear package:

  • Jansport Klamath Pack
  • Jansport SFS Shirt
  • Jansport Summit Flag
  • Light My Fire Meal Kit
  • Smartwool Socks
  • Columbia Fleece
  • Polartec Gloves
  • Columbia Tee


You are eligible to receive a gear package once you reach $2,000.

You’re also eligible to earn even more gear in our monthly prize drawings. Check them out!

Mountain Gear

Mountain Gear generously stores and ships all of the SFS climber packages at no cost to BCM, so more of what you raise goes directly to youth programs! Thank you Mountain Gear!


Looking for ideas for a BCM Challenge?

You can set one up yourself, or invite your friends & set up a team. Here’s a few to get you started – the possibilities are endless!

  • Run a 5k/10k/half marathon/full marathon
  • Do a triathlon
  • Do a Spartan Run/Mud Run
  • Thru-hike the Continental Divide Trail, the John Muir Trail, the Pacific Crest Trail, the Appalachian Trail
  • Do one (or a series) of 14ers
  • Give up your birthday for charity
  • Bike a century
  • Do a dance-a-thon
  • Set up a cornhole tournament