Stories

Amy’s Story

Amy started out as a BCM youth, and now serves on our Board of Directors

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Hector’s Story

This summer Big City Mountaineers had the opportunity to work with an incredible group of teens who are part of a youth agency called College Track. The College Track partnership with BCM allowed students to learn in a classroom they’ve […]

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Damonte’s Story

Transformation in the Boundary Waters When we were first introduced to Damonte, it was evident that humor was in his DNA. He was known for making everyone laugh, adults and peers alike, with his witty sense of humor. He maintained […]

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Jenn’s Story

Trails have always been a place of adventure, fun, healing, growth, discomfort, and sanctuary for me. Last summer I had the honor of being on two trails for Big City Mountaineers: one in Medicine Bow National Forest on a youth […]

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John’s Story

Before camp, John struggled with seeing himself through difficult challenges. He returned to camp the following year re-energized and eager to lead.

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Tom’s Story

You’ve had a unique perspective with BCM starting as a volunteer mentor to joining an SFS climb. Can you tell us about your first experience with BCM on the youth expedition? “I didn’t know what to expect at all. I […]

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