Right now, DonkeyTrek has landed back home, due to Darlin’s old hoof injury coming back to haunt her. We are awaiting a vet visit to see if she can continue, even if it is by trailering from town to town, to complete our mission. It is disappointing and frustrating. However, DonkeyTrek is too important a … More Lives touched and saved…..
DonkeyTrek is currently at Jellystone near Ridgeway. Going to try to make it nearer Ridgeway tomorrow. Want to take a day of rest. Darlin has had thumps so we know she is dehyrdated and needs electrolytes, which we have been giving her in small doses. Her heel is also cut and healing. Lets pray the … More At Jellystone Campground
We are now at the fairgrounds in Montrose after having camped in Dominguez and Escalante Canyons and stayed with friends at Dry Creek Ranch. Charlie had to go.home as he went three legged lame. Trying to go on with two donkeys. Darlin has a cut on her heel. Met some gokd folks including a farrier … More Montrose
Tomorrow DonkeyTrek officially begins!!! We will be dropped off by my awesome friend Alyssa near Grand Junction to start our two month long journey! We got in a very wet dry/trail run yesterday. It was muddy as heck and rained, thundered, snowed, and hailed on us. We evidently missed a small funnel cloud nearby. Glad … More Dry…er….Wet Run!!!
DonkeyTrek Needing Help on Journey: DonkeyTrek 2015:Trekking for Troops is an advocacy trip to raise awareness of donkeys and Veteran soldiers with PTSD. We will be starting the 21st of May in Grand Junction, Colorado, and walking with our three donkeys down Hwy 50 to I25, the I25 South to Hwy 160 West. There are … More We need your help!!!
I apologize for not posting for a while. We have been very busy finishing up work, getting last details taken care of, and getting our packs settled and weighed. We plan to leave the 21st…so this coming Thursday!!! Starting out in Grand Junction. One detail we need to take care of is getting transport for … More Almost there!
Above: Raymond looking dashing in his new panniers from Mountain Ridge Gear! Below: Getting all three decked out in gear to train: Darlin (who we are trying out to see if her hoof can hold up to the trek), Charlie, and Raymond went out on Tuesday and walked from downtown Cortez, down the highway, back … More Sirens and Sensibility