Grand Canyon Blogs

Frederic Gobry
Frederic Gobry
Time caught up with me very quickly after the Grand Canyon hike.  READ MORE >>
Alicia O'Neill
Alicia O'Neill
When I think about our time together here in the majestic Grand Canyon, I am mindful of how our team is such a metaphor for the patient journey. READ MORE >>
Karuppiah Kannan
Karuppiah Kannan
Wow! What a day! We just completed conquering the canyon and I'm trying to process what we just went through in the day. READ MORE >>
Jennifer DeChello
Jennifer DeChello
It's the day after the hike! I'm feeling really good! I wasn't sure how the day after would be. Yes, some body pain and fatigue but nothing much to speak of. READ MORE >>
Frederic Gobry
Frederic Gobry
Woohoo, we made it! All in one piece and exhausted, but happy! READ MORE >>
George DeChello
George DeChello
Waking up this morning brought on so many emotions; from excitement to a feeling of nervous anticipation. READ MORE >>
 Griselda Marquez Demassey
Griselda Marquez Demassey
I never underestimated the power of this experience, even back in January. READ MORE >>
Véronique Gobry
Véronique Gobry
Two years ago, the idea hiking the Grand Canyon would have been laughable.  READ MORE >>
Erin Gobry
Erin Gobry
Just like the heat, anticipation for the Grand Canyon hike is vamping up as the team met in Sedona, AZ.  READ MORE >>
Donna & Bud Cowan
Donna & Bud Cowan
Apprehension about the hike will be put to rest in Sedona.  READ MORE >>
Marty Murphy
Marty Murphy
As I am flying over the center of the USA, on our way to The Grand Canyon, my mind keeps saying “Can it be true?” READ MORE >>
Michele Maharaj
Michele Maharaj
So here we are, arrival day in Arizona for the Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma Grand Canyon Team! READ MORE >>
 Griselda Marquez Demassey
Griselda Marquez Demassey
It's the eve of my trip and I want to tell you why I'm doing this. READ MORE >>
Jennifer DeChello
Jennifer DeChello
Just a few days until our departure for the Grand Canyon! I’m super excited! Busy with preparations and trying to get in more outdoor hikes. READ MORE >>
George DeChello
George DeChello
Raising awareness for multiple myeloma is always something that I have wanted to do after hearing about my mother’s diagnosis in February 2015. READ MORE >>
Karuppiah Kannan
Karuppiah Kannan
When it comes to pharmaceuticals, scientists (who discover the drugs) and patients (who we hope to help) represent the extreme ends of the spectrum. The opportunity for both of these parties to meet is rare. In a way, we need each other so much, but our paths almost never cross. READ MORE >>
Véronique Gobry
Véronique Gobry
We've been following the training plan to the letter for the last two months. We may have even overdone it for the last 5:30 hike with its 3,100-foot elevation, but it doesn't matter. READ MORE >>
Donna & Bud Cowan
Donna & Bud Cowan
This past week, we did a couple of great hikes in the Sierra Nevada mountains in California. Our first hike's destination was the Sorenson Bluffs, though we did not make it all the way. READ MORE >>
Donna & Bud Cowan
Donna & Bud Cowan
I am retired, sort of, and I enjoy keeping busy. I live in Folsom, California (Yes, where the famous Folsom Prison is). My husband and I moved here from a small town on the Oregon coast about 10 years ago. We have our wonderful family, great friends and we live in an area where there is always something to do. READ MORE >>
Frederic Gobry
Frederic Gobry
I had a great time today hiking with my family in Pinnacles National Park, as part of our training for the Grand Canyon. The path was steep and narrow at times, but we enjoyed a great view all along. We even spotted condors! Training could be worse, right?  READ MORE >>
Marty Murphy
Marty Murphy
I hiked the Grand Canyon 25 years ago when I was 22. I have always been a lover of nature, and I found peace and energy from hiking a tall mountain or climbing down into a cavern that was less traveled... READ MORE >>
Alicia O'Neill
Alicia O'Neill
I am thrilled to be a part of the next adventure hike fundraiser for the MMRF – Moving Mountains for Multiple Myeloma – Grand Canyon, beginning on May 12, 2016. READ MORE >>
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