The Society for Promotion of Adventure and Nature Awareness (SPAN) was established in 1993 to promote adventure sports and love for nature amongst youth. It conducts and organizes interesting adventure sports activities like trekking, rock climbing, mountaineering, forest expeditions,forest expeditions, river rafting, weekend outings cycle-tour, bird watching, zoo education, individual development and leadership workshops. Amongst these, the most popular camps organized by SPAN are the Himalayan trekking summer camps (during the months of April and May) and the trekking camps to the Western Ghats and other hill regions (during the months of October, December and April).
Posters of adventure activities adorn the entrance of the Society for Promotion of Adventure and Nature Awareness (SPAN). Located in a residential area at Kuvempunagar in Mysore, the SPAN office is neatly done up.