Great Outdoor Recreation Pages acquires American Wilderness Experience

Great Outdoor Recreation Pages (GORP), an Internet site for active, outdoor travel, acquired American Wilderness Experience (AWE), a tour operator based in Boulder, Colo., that offers a variety of outdoor vacations from 150 suppliers.

GORP plans to make available AWE's travel offerings on its Web site,, and on AWE's site, www.awe, in January.

The expanded sites are expected to include booking capabilities for hiking, skiing, scuba diving, rafting, biking, dude ranches and other outdoor travel. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

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