5000 Miles of Hope Trip Route

5000 Miles of Hope Trip Route

This is the 5000 mile, 18 month, horse RIDE route. Without the people I meet along the way, I won’t be able to do this trip. God willing, I will be receiving roadside assistance from the good people of Canada, America, Mexico, and Guatemala. Pasture, hay, feed,...
Support Team and Suppliers

Support Team and Suppliers

Many people have helped me behind the scenes with my tack and travel logistics. Their support has been invaluable. THANK YOU ALL VERY MUCH!!! To prepare for the trip I started packing gear and going on longer rides with more stops and tying out. I basically replaced...
Crockpot of Feelings

Crockpot of Feelings

It’s been said that the last few weeks before any major takeoff is the hardest. Right now I’m feeling happiness, excitement, impatience, anxiety, uncertainty and frustration. The positive feelings are coming from my legs turning into pistons, my horse...
4 weeks to go!

4 weeks to go!

4 weeks to go! TOPICS: Tack and gear, shots for me and the horse, visiting an endurance horse racing event, the charity auction, getting my new saddle, getting camp ready.   Tack and gear: I got almost a all of my gear and tack ready and set. It’s a major...
Adventure… or Expedition?

Adventure… or Expedition?

2 AUGUST , 2017 Buy The Book Support / Giving Back   ADVENTURE OR EXPEDITION??? As I prepare for my journey and I discuss it with friends and associates,  I’m reminded of how much preparation is actually needed to give a trip like this a fighting chance of...