Hike Your Own Hike!

On the trail, as in life, everyone hikes their own hike. This phrase is a common refrain in the hiking community that I have come to embrace. As Amy and I have trekked north on the Pacific Crest Trail over the past couple weeks we have found what works best for us is not necessarily […]

July 16th – Friends taking care!

Hello everybody. I’m Lance, Amy‘s Husband. I figured I’d write a quick little note to let everybody know that Leslie & Amy are doing well. I was able to meet them on trail Thursday night and stayed with them through noon Saturday. Some sore/stiff muscles and achy feet, but I’d say I’m impressed with their […]

July 10th – Hiking for VOCA

Thirty-five miles down! It’s been beautiful, and fragrant. (Some of those fragrances have been me. ?) I’m taking a couple shower s and (hand ?) washing my clothes in a room with bed at Carson Hot Springs Resort. Originally built in 1906–the original Bath Rooms to soak in the mineral (sulfur) water are still in […]

Where the sunshine starts!

This is where the sunshine starts; with an out-reached hand and an opening heart!  Campers at VOCA know this line well because it begins one of our favorite camp songs. It provides the words to say what we all feel for what happens at VOCA camps. I’m going to take it with me for the […]