Applications for AORE 2013 Student Scholarships are now available. You can find a link to the application form in the Awards & Scholarships section of our site, under Student Scholarships.
The AORE 2013 Conference Proposal Form is now available. You can find it in the Conference section of our site, under Educational Presentations.
The 2013 Exhibitor Registration Form is now online! You can find it in the Conference section of our site, under Sponsors and Exhibitors.
In February, the AORE signed the updated Wilderness First Aid Scope of Practices, which serves to, “… assist the lay public, outdoor program administrators, and other consumers of wilderness medicine courses in their choice of an appropriate course and credential for their programs.” This updated Scope is an outcome of countless discussions and the collaborative efforts of many, including the AORE’s 2009 conference Wilderness Medicine Roundtable.
The AORE text book Outdoor Program Administration - Practices and Principles, is now available for sale via aore.com. This is the perfect opportunity to put in your order for next fall's classes! Go to the AORE Store and download the purchase order form now!
This season, please consider giving to the AORE Annual Fund for Student and Professional Development. This is a wonderful and simple way to contribute to your association! Give Online
Thank you for a wonderful 2012 National Conference! Please see our Conference Wrap-Up summary on the conference history page!
Please check out our brand-new AORE online Store in our 'News' tab to the left! The store is powered by our partner SustainU and is where you can purchase the brown and grey AORE logo t-shirts you saw at the conference! Visit and enjoy!
AORE Dropbox: Visit the AORE account to upload your conference presentations and to view others! Visit: Dropbox (which is powered through box.com) for access to this service.
Lodging and Travel
The Marriott Inn and Conference Center, University of Maryland University College
- New Boutique Room/Smaller Room - Single 125.00 per night
- 1 King bed, max occupancy 2
- Standard Room/Larger Room - Double 134.00 per night
- 2 Queen beds, optional rollaway bed, max occupancy 5
If you have questions or need help with the links, please contact 301-985-7300
*All ground transportation prices below are approximate
Reagan National Airport (DCA): http://www.metwashairports.com/reagan/reagan.htm
- 20 miles from Marriott
- SuperShuttle shared van - $28 for the first passenger, $10 for each additional passenger
- Taxi –$34
- Metro Rail: $4.50
Baltimore/Washington International (BWI): http://www.bwiairport.com/en
- 30 miles from Marriott
- SuperShuttle shared van - $35 for the first passenger, $12 for each additional passenger
- Taxi –$70
Dulles International Airport (IAD): http://www.metwashairports.com/dulles/dulles.htm
- 35 miles from Marriott
- SuperShuttle shared van - $41 for the first passenger, $10 for each additional passenger
- Taxi –$75
- Connector Bus to Metro Rail: $10, Metro Rail: $4.50
Ground Transportation Discount
GO Airport Shuttle
GO Airport Shuttle is offering discount rides to and/or from College Park, MD. They serve Reagan National Airport, Dulles Airport, Washington Union Station and BWI Airport/Amtrak. Airport/train arrival and hotel departure pick-up times are based on your travel itinerary. Plus, they track the progress of your arrival flight/train and you go directly to their vehicle from baggage claim. IE they do not redirect their customer to a waiting area. For phone and web discount details, click here: Airport & Train Station Transfers
Receive discounted ground transportation from SuperShuttle by using the discount code AORE1. This code can be used to get a set of discounts with either SuperShuttle or ExecuCar by calling 1-800-BLUE-VAN (258-3826) or via the SuperShuttle website at: http://www.supershuttle.com/default.aspx?GC=AORE1.
Additional travel information to the Marriott can be found here: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/maps/travel/wasum-the-marriott-inn-and-conference-center-university-of-maryland-university-college.