I was 14, and lived in the Cleveland, Ohio Stake.
I was so nervous because I have always been a home body and I never really liked camping. However, my mom and dad were going to be a Ma and Pa on the trek, and my sister was going too, therefore, I was also going, even though we were all going to be in different 'families'.
When I've talked about my trek experience, people say it sounded rough. That may be true, but it is just what I needed. Here's what I remember . . .