This is the Blog for the 2013 Trek for the Bellingham and Mount Vernon Stakes. Trek will be 10 - 13 July 2013.
Check here throughout the next year as we prepare for Trek. "And with joy, wend your way."
This page is maintained by Russ Dzialo.
This page is not intended as an official statement of any views or policies of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. For further information about the Church, please visit www.mormon.org, www.lds.org, or http://www.facebook.com/Mormon.
Monday, March 25, 2013
Treks are physically demanding, requiring both strength and
stamina. Only trekkers fit enough to safely hike the distances involved
should go on the trek. Participant should condition themselves
physically for this experience, being able to walk/run 4 miles on level
ground in 60 minutes or less without undue stress. Such physical
conditioning could be part of a New Year plan. Pre-trek hikes could also
be included in the ward/branch youth program. Please help your youth
prepare now. The quality of their spiritual experience will be
determined in part by their physical preparation (like a full-time