Summer adventure camp inspires cancer patients

7th August, 2015 by

By Melanie Wong

VAIL — As kids pack up and head to sleepaway camps for outdoor adventures, arts, crafts and a little Kumbaya, some of Shaw Regional Cancer Center’s patients have left their families, friends and doctors behind for a week of adult summer camp in the idyllic setting of the 7 W Guest Ranch in Sweetwater. There, overlooking the Flat Tops Wilderness and Castle Peak, Epic Experience hosts six week-long sessions of outdoor experiences for adults of all ages who have been diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives. In the summer, campers, referred to as “cancer thrivers,” enjoy whitewater …

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