Vail Veterans Program helps wounded warriors climb to new heights during its summer session

3rd August, 2014 by

By Randy Wyrick

VAIL — Carlos Garcia climbed out of his wheelchair, looked up the sheer rock face and thought, “I’ve been through tougher things than this.” Garcia did not climb, he ascended, as did the other injured combat veterans in town last week for a Vail Veterans Program summer session. It’s important to be with people who know what it’s like, Garcia said. “With programs like the Vail Valley Program, you’re around people who’ve been through what you’ve been through, and know what you’re going through,” he said. “Some people want to seclude themselves after their accident. This forces them to get …

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