From Palm Trees to Tumble Weeds – California & The Canyons

Hello all! After leaving California and saying goodbye to our two week trip members as well as our staff Josh and Jordan, we have left the coast for the desert of the Southwest. We watched palm trees turn to tumble weeds as we approached the iconic sights of the Vegas strip. Our group settled in […]

Sandy San Diego! – California & The Canyons

San Diego brought us sunshine and surfing. Upon arrival in the beautiful city we headed straight to the beach and geared up to take on the waves. While one group was chowing down on our amazing boxed lunches on the beach, the other group was in the water learning how to catch some waves. Though […]

Starstruck in the City of Angels – California and the Canyons

  Los Angeles, the city of stars where all of our trip members were the stars of their Westcoast trip! The thrills began upon arrival when we headed right to Universal Studios where the entire group hopped onto the Studio Tour tram and saw the truth behind the many city scenes that have been filmed […]

Cities and Sights Galore!

Hello Everyone! It has been a while since we had an update from our trip! Things have been so crazy in the past week so there is lots to report! We last left off in San Diego where we had the most incredible jam-packed day complete with the San Diego Zoo and a whole afternoon […]

Surfin’ In San Diego – The Adventurer

Hi from San Diego! We just had our last beach day and have all decided we could definitely give up our snowy winters for this. On our first day, we stopped in La Jolla – one of the best beaches you can imagine. Tyler and Adam got all the guys together for a huge game […]

Cali’s Calling! – California & The Canyons

After our start in the bay city of San Francisco, we have moved on with a bang to the camping portions of our California trip! From Northern to Southern California, we have been playing outside, sleeping in the great outdoors, and playing games by the campfire! Our first stop was in Tahoe. As our bus […]

Our Excitement is not at Bay in San Fancisco! – California & The Canyons

Nervous excitement floated around us as our crew arrived in SFO jumping off what will be the #summerofalifetime.  After grabbing snacks and starting to make connections we headed to the beautiful scene that lies outside our windowpanes. The Embassy Suites sits on the bay and is situated next to a lagoon perfect for runs with […]

Surfing, Sand, and Smiles – Californian Extravaganza

    In San Diego we got to celebrate yet another birthday… Happy birthday miss Hallie K! She can tell you how captivated she was having seen the giraffes from the bus tour at the San Diego Zoo, and how excited trip members were to learn that their presence alone helped to aid the well […]

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” – Dr. Seuss

As we made our way to Utah we stopped at Zion National Park where most of the trip members saw some deer as we entered the park. We then stopped for dinner at Chuckwagon Cookout where we were able to look at some movie sets in their museum. Trip members enjoyed stepping onto the movie […]

So Long, Sprint-ees! California Sprint

After leaving beautiful Ventura we headed straight for Universal Studios! When we arrived, we took a park tour and visited the actual sound stages where celebrities hang out and film shows and movies. We were attacked by dinosaurs and saved by King Kong himself, right before helping the Fast and Furious crew save the day! The next day we […]