Cleveland Zephyr Outdoor Academy

Monthly Archives: November 2016

The Long and Winding Road

The trip became just as much a journey inward as it was a trek through the wilderness. Separated from technology, I found myself contemplating My Self.

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Inside My Head

The substance of our course has been astonishing. We’ve covered so many different topics, in such a dynamic environment. We’ve been able to tease lessons out of the day’s events, blending the day’s experience with education. And that, I believe, is the magic of experiential education.

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Into the Wilderness

I was the first one up after a full 8 hours of sleep. A parent of two children, I rarely get a full night’s sleep. I didn’t know what to do with myself. I waited for my tent-mates and the rest of our crew to wake, and looked up at the mountains that would be our home for the next 10 days, reveling in the peaceful tranquility of the forest.

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