”twas a good day, day 4

Well I have quite the bundle if information for you Reader! We did end up deciding to stay at the Delta County YMCA and they actually we gracious enough to let us stay inside. We had wild rice soup for dinner, which was quite delicious and we showered and washed all of our clothes. The fun thing was, was heading down to a park in Escanaba where all the camp kids were and we were welcomed with applause and camp songs. After answering many questions we headed back to the y, stopping at Walmart to pick up a few things. Unfortunately, we broke another spoke. It is now getting to the point where I am a little nervous that there is something wrong with the wheel, but there is a bike shop that we can bring it to tomorrow to get it looked at. Also, on the brighter side, one if the gentlemen at the YMCA was a chiropractor and said that he would do me and Zach for free tomorrow before the bike shop opens. So, after a long day of goods and bads, it’s always nice to sit back and relax.

P.S. remember our three areas of focus: youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. Now be healthy and go make the world a better place.

Here are some pictures:

Zach and I with the cam kids


The kids singing a song and clapping for us


Lake Michigan!


Zach in Lake Michigan!


Myself in Lake Michigan!


Delta County YMCA knows where it’s at!



8 thoughts on “”twas a good day, day 4

  1. Thanks for the fun stories! So proud of you guys! I hope your bike will hold up after the repairs. You are an inspiration to all these kids and people you are meeting along the way!

  2. I really look forward to your updates and photos! Sunny says your wheel is out of true…probably a ding in the rim. Do you have a spoke wrench? Check each one and true the wheel. Hope they help you at the bike shop tomorrow! Must have been fun to be greeted like celebrities!

  3. It was so much fun to see all the kids who are cheering for you and you guys making a difference it their lives! GREAT job!!!! A.Joyce

  4. I LOVE reading about your adventures, and I especially like the photos with all the kids. You are great role models! Thanks for being so inspirational! Jill Pohtilla

  5. You guys are doing great and we are all very proud of you both at the Duluth YMCA! The pictures are awesome and your trip already looks like a blast! Stay strong and have fun!

  6. Hey Zach and Parker! What a great blog for a great adventure! Enjoying reading about your progress and seeing pictures along the way. Duluth is great today – warm breezes and sunshine. Grandma’s Marathon was this past weekend and it was great running weather – in the 50’s with rain and fog. Proud of you guys! Take care.

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