Monthly Archives: October 2012

Finding Peace in Uncertainty

It’s been a little under 72 hours now since we last had contact with Astro (Andy).  He’s at a section of the trail between Snoqualmie and Skykomish where the elevation gets trippy and there is absolutely no cell phone service.  … Continue reading

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He’s Back on the Trail!

Andy received his treatment of vedotin yesterday.  When we first got to the hospital at our appointed time the first thing Andy noticed was a TV crew van.  Let the excitement begin.  A grinning hospital staff was waiting for him … Continue reading

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Strange Breed and Head Shaking

Thankfully, we have a sense of humor in our family!  It really helps when things get crazy and things are a bit crazy — or is life just crazy? We are in this wonderful little town of Yakima in Washington … Continue reading

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A Fork in the Road

At Snow Pass, Washington, Mile 2302.  Just 360 miles to go to Manning Park, Canada and the end of the PCT.  With your support we can get him there! Andy has been having some pretty significant pain in his left … Continue reading

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Trail Magic

On the trail all kinds of stuff happens, just like off the trail.  But on the trail, there is a certain energy that the hikers feel and that the people that are following the hikers and supporting the hikers feel. … Continue reading

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